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Religion in the Workplace: 10 Best Practices for Preventing Discrimination

When it comes to religious tolerance in the workplace, Canada still has a long way to go. According to a recent Randstad survey, 16% of Canadians say they’ve suffered relig

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New Back Pain Caused by Old Work Injury

In 2009, a nurse suffered what was diagnosed as a soft tissue injury to the low back while trying to move a patient. After conservative treatment, she returned to work for a

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Take Time to Listen

A supervisor in the kitchen was having a really busy, frustrating day. Two workers had called in sick so the shift was shorthanded. The hospital was full of patients unexpect

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There’s A Fungus Amungus

The microscopic fungi known as molds have always been among us, but we are learning more about the harm they can do. These tiny plants live on plant or animal matter. The

Specs Appeal

If your eyesight is good you might have a little more trouble adjusting to safety eyewear on the job than someone who wears glasses regularly. Using safety eyewear is well

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Check These Shocking Fact

You know electrical shock can't be good for you, but what does it actually do to your body? Shock occurs when a person contacts a source of electrical energy. This current

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