Workplace Cannabis

The New Normal: Cannabis In The Workplace In Canada

The legalization of medical Cannabis and marijuana, has been in effect in Canada since 1999.  Canada saw a surge in medical marijuana users and this surge has continued exponentially to the present.  According to Health Canada, in December 2017 there were over 270,000 registered medical marijuana users and this growth is expected to continue. Now…

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SafeTapp: The Latest in Training Certificate Management

Depending on their job title and responsibilities, an employee can have easily have ten, twenty, maybe even thirty or more valid certifications. Trying to store, organize, and manage that amount of paper can be a nightmare to say the least. That’s where SafeTapp comes in. This convenient app can be downloaded to a phone or…

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How to ensure your staff is properly trained

Proper job-related training is an absolute must in any industry. People are the most important asset in any business. Under-trained or under-qualified staff can lead to unsatisfied employees, lost time and money due to inefficiency, low production value, and even a loss in customers. Learn more about how employee training and read SET Safety’s tips…

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5 Tips for a Successful Worksite Orientation

Hiring a new employee is not a simple task. Once you’ve made it through the selection process and chosen your new hire, there is the daunting task of orientation and training. Read on for our tips on how to create a successful worksite orientation program. Prepare your new hires Starting a new job can be…

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How to implement an LMS in your organization

Implementing change in the workplace can be tricky, even if it will make company processes easier and more efficient in the long run. Once implemented, learning management systems (or LMS) make managing documentation, tracking certifications, and delivering training material easily. However, they take some time to set up and implement correctly. Here are some critical…

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Marijuana in the Workplace: Facts & Myths

Medical marijuana use is at an all-time high, and legalization for recreational use is just around the corner. This brings up a number of questions for both employers and employees alike. Read on to learn some facts and myths about medical marijuana at work. For a more in-depth look at the effect on cannabis legalization,…

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Convincing your employer to support your personal development

Today’s workplace is constantly evolving with new technologies and processes. If you don’t stay on top of the trends, it’s easy to fall behind in your industry. One of the best ways to stay up-to-date is through personal development, including courses, seminars, workshops and more. These aren’t always cheap, which is why employees often ask…

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Online Microlearning vs In-Class Training

Online microlearning is becoming a popular option for workplace training. While it may be the latest industry trend many people wonder if it’s as effective as traditional in-class training sessions. Keep reading to see how microlearning compares to in-class training in a few key areas. Digestible Content Traditional in-class training sessions tend to be designed…

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6 reasons why your company needs EHS software

EHS (Safety) management is an ever-evolving industry that plays a crucial role in the workplace. It’s a large job with many responsibilities, from keeping track of various licenses and certifications to ensuring policies and legislation are being followed and most importantly, making sure all employees get home safe at the end of the day. Without…

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System and Transportation of Dangerous Goods Training

Dangerous goods are handled in many workplaces and transported across the country on a daily basis by rail, air and road, constantly coming into contact with industry workers and the general public. To protect these individuals from the hazards associated with the transport of flammable, toxic, explosive, or corrosive substances, TDG and WHMIS were put…