Useful Links

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Alerts

Hazards in Hardwood Floor Installation and Finishing Hazard Summary

Health

First Aid
Moulds
Back Care & Materials Handling
Pains & Strains in the Workplace

Health & Safety

Choosing Safer Hand Tools
You may not give much thought to the handles on your hand tools, but you should. They are the only physical connection between you and your tools.

You may work with these tools for six or more hours in a normal work day. Using the right size handle can reduce fatigue and increase productivity, improve the quality of your work, and reduce the risk for hand and wrist problems…

Powered Hand Tools – Electric Tools – Basic Safety

Spot the Fall Hazards: Construction
Many solvent-based products are still widely used in the installation and finishing of hardwood floors. They are often highly flammable and/or combustible and pose a significant risk of fire and explosion. As well, when improperly handled they may cause acute or chronic health effects in workers.

Topics & Hazards

Asbestos
Information about asbestos training, and resources on how to control exposure to asbestos-containing material.

Cranes & Concrete Pumps
Accidents involving tower cranes, mobile cranes, and concrete pumps can have tragic consequences for workers and the public.

Electrical Hazards
Protective measures against electrical hazards such as electric shock, arc flash and powerline contact.

Fall Prevention & Working at Heights
Fall protection training and resources on how to protect yourself or your workers from falls from heights.

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Information on protective equipment such as hard hats, safety glasses, safety boots, hearing protection, and respirators.

Trenching and Excavations
Information on how to prevent accidents relating to trenching and excavation work.

Health and Safety Awareness Training for Supervisors
Health and Safety Awareness Training for Workers
Health and Safety Awareness Training for Workers and Supervisors

Concrete, Flooring and Coating Terminology

Floor Coating Terminology