Preventing Repetitive Strain Injuries

2019-02-28T16:27:35+00:00

February 28, 2019 is International Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI) Awareness Day. These injuries are the largest cause of lost time for employers and employees across Canada, and can cause a huge amount of pain, not to mention disruptions in your everyday life. The good news is, they are easily avoidable if the proper precautions are [...]

Preventing Repetitive Strain Injuries 2019-02-28T16:27:35+00:00

JobSafe Newsletter – 2018 in Review

2019-02-21T16:20:53+00:00

2018 was an exciting year for the JobSafe crew. We updated our courses and implemented a user-friendly learning management system. We are looking forward to big things ahead in 2019! Click here to catch up with JSSS. View previous editions of our monthly JobSafe Newsletter.

JobSafe Newsletter – 2018 in Review 2019-02-21T16:20:53+00:00

Bullying in the Workplace

2019-01-28T21:16:12+00:00

Bullying in any situation is uncalled for and certainly not the fault of the victim. Unfortunately, in Canada one in six employees report being bullied at some point during their career. Workplace bullying encompasses everything from physical altercations to sexual harassment to verbal attacks. Everyone has the right to a safe work environment but unfortunately [...]

Bullying in the Workplace 2019-01-28T21:16:12+00:00

Flu Prevention at Work

2019-01-14T18:09:57+00:00

It’s the dreaded cold and flu season and many of us will contract this annoying and nasty virus at work. While we’d all like to be able to stay home and stop the spread of influenza, the fact is that the virus may have taken hold of you before you even notice the following common [...]

Flu Prevention at Work 2019-01-14T18:09:57+00:00

May 2018 JobSafe Newsletter

2018-05-24T19:30:29+00:00

Our May 2018 JobSafe Newsletter is now available. Peek inside to see what's coming up with the Job Safety Skills Society in the spring and summer months! Click here to view previous editions of our monthly JobSafe Newsletter.

May 2018 JobSafe Newsletter 2018-05-24T19:30:29+00:00

April 2018 JobSafe Newsletter

2018-04-23T21:12:47+00:00

Our April 2018 JobSafe Newsletter is now available. Peek inside to see what's in store with the Job Safety Skills Society this spring!

April 2018 JobSafe Newsletter 2018-04-23T21:12:47+00:00

Call for Input: Changes to Alberta’s OHS Act

2018-03-26T20:42:21+00:00

The Government of Alberta's Ministry of Labour is seeking input on impending changes to the province's Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Act. The changes come about from the recently-passed Bill:30 An Act to Protect the Health and Wellbeing of Working Albertans. This new act amended and updated Alberta's OHS Act to ensure that workers benefit [...]

Call for Input: Changes to Alberta’s OHS Act 2018-03-26T20:42:21+00:00

March 2018 JobSafe Newsletter

2018-03-19T15:33:38+00:00

Our March 2018 JobSafe Newsletter is now available. This month, we celebrate Canadian Agriculture Safety Week, announce our call for volunteers for the 2018 JSSS casino, and more!

March 2018 JobSafe Newsletter 2018-03-19T15:33:38+00:00

It’s Canadian Agriculture Safety Week!

2018-03-13T21:47:16+00:00

Support Seniors for Canadian Agriculture Safety Week!   March 11-17, 2018 is Canadian Agriculture Safety Week. The Job Safety Skills Society is happy to promote such an important safety awareness event! The focus of the past three years has been on supporting farm family safety. The "Be an AgSafe Family" campaign began in 2016 with [...]

It’s Canadian Agriculture Safety Week! 2018-03-13T21:47:16+00:00

2018 February JobSafe Newsletter

2018-03-05T20:19:09+00:00

The 2018 February JobSafe Newsletter is now available. View it here to learn what's new with us this month!

2018 February JobSafe Newsletter 2018-03-05T20:19:09+00:00

2018 January JobSafe Newsletter

2018-02-27T17:08:43+00:00

The 2018 January JobSafe Newsletter is now available. View it here to learn what's in store for the New Year!

2018 January JobSafe Newsletter 2018-02-27T17:08:43+00:00

Changes to Alberta’s Youth Employment Laws

2018-01-10T21:23:48+00:00

With the ringing in of the New Year, many long-anticipated changes to Alberta’s Employment Standards Code have taken effect. The Job Safety Skills Society would like to take this opportunity to outline the soon-to-be-imposed (as of May 1, 2018) changes to youth employment laws. While no changes have officially been made yet, they will come [...]

Changes to Alberta’s Youth Employment Laws 2018-01-10T21:23:48+00:00

2017 December JobSafe Newsletter

2018-02-27T17:21:10+00:00

The 2017 December JobSafe Newsletter is now available. View it here for some holiday cheer and updates on our new Learning Management System (LMS)!

2017 December JobSafe Newsletter 2018-02-27T17:21:10+00:00

Vote Now for Youth Innovation for Safety!

2017-10-16T14:28:16+00:00

Vote for Youth Innovation for Safety! Voting polls for the 2017 Aviva Community Fund are now open. Register today at www.avivacommunityfund.org and cast up to 18 votes for the Job Safety Skills Society's Youth Innovation for Safety project. The polls close on Thursday, October 19, so be sure to get your votes in ASAP!   [...]

Vote Now for Youth Innovation for Safety! 2017-10-16T14:28:16+00:00

Welcome to Our New Website!

2017-10-04T18:27:59+00:00

Now that you've found your way to www.jobsafetyskills.com, you've probably noticed we've made some changes. With help from Edmonton-based web wizards Pderas Consulting Group, the JSSS has spent the past few months working away at revamping our website to reflect our progressive efforts towards better engaging our stakeholders and building our JobSafe community. Design and [...]

Welcome to Our New Website! 2017-10-04T18:27:59+00:00

Introducing the Job Safety Skills Society Team

2017-08-15T19:50:52+00:00

2017 has been a year of big changes and new initiatives for the Job Safety Skills Society. One of the first orders of business was to add a few much-needed new additions to JSSS’ team. Now that our new team has been assembled, we would like to cordially introduce each member. [...]

Introducing the Job Safety Skills Society Team 2017-08-15T19:50:52+00:00

JSSS Office Closure Notice

2017-08-15T19:51:05+00:00

Please be advised that the JSSS’ offices at 101 Airport Road NW, Edmonton, AB will be closed from Friday, July 21 to Monday, August 21. Regular summer business hours will resume on Monday, August 21 at 8:30 a.m. Inquiries can be directed to info@jsss.ca. JSSS staff appreciates your consideration and continued support, and we wish you [...]

JSSS Office Closure Notice 2017-08-15T19:51:05+00:00

Now follow us on Social Media!

2017-08-15T19:51:15+00:00

You can now follow the Job Safety Skills Society on both Facebook and Twitter @JobSafetySkills!

Now follow us on Social Media! 2017-08-15T19:51:15+00:00