Recent Blogs

Women in Industry – Kim Reynolds Warehouse Associate

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Kim Reynolds is our dedicated, hardworking shipper/receiver at our Dartmouth location. We sat down with her to find out more about her and how she decided a career in Shipping was her calling. Tell us about yourself: Kim: I was…

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Rigging Tips: avoid common wire rope damage

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Wire rope has many applications—today the focus is on Wire Rope slings. Read on for tips from our Brampton rigging experts to inspect your wire rope sling and prevent common wire rope damage, so your wire rope slings have a…

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Risk Management: safety is every riggers’ business

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Risk Management: what is it? Risk management is the systematic process of assessing risk and acting in such a manner, or implementing policies and procedures in order to avoid or minimize loss associated with such risk. Essentially, risk management is…

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Recent News

CCOHS Forum 2019: Changing World of Work Explored

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A wise person once said, “safety doesn’t happen by accident.” This is why the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health & Safety will hold it’s 6th conference, called Forum: 2019 The Changing World of Work, which they host every few years. This…

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Herc How-To: avoid these common rigging mistakes

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The rigging trade serves many industries, however, there are many common rigging mistakes workers make daily. Rigging is to set a load up to move, lift, secure, lower or hoist with the use of ropes, chains, slings, hoists and other…

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NEWS: planning is essential in confined spaces

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Confined spaces—we’ve discussed the dangers of working in confined spaces, confined space training and the importance of choosing the right fall protection equipment on our blog before. On Tuesday, November 20, in Uruguay, two shoreshide dock workers died and two…

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