Welcome to CARAHS
CARAHS has been featured in the latest edition of Canadian Contractor! Steve Payne wrote a great article regarding who we are and what we do here at CARAHS. We encourage you to check it out if you have not done so already! Click Here
CARAHS is pleased to announce as of July 23rd 2015 the approval by the Chief Prevention Officer of the Ministry of Labour for our Working at Heights Safety Training Course. Our flexible course schedule enables you to become compliant with the new Working at Heights Standard with minimal disruption to work schedules. For course information Click Here
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First drone flies over downtown Edmonton construction site!
A drone operated by a Calgary firm flew over two construction sites in Edmonton, to shoot video footage for a documentary. How long will it be before building sites are routinely monitored by drones?
I first wrote about drones on this site two years ago, “Will drones soon be used to spy on illegal construction sites?”
Well, I’m not sure about the spying aspect, but the flight of drones over Canadian construction sites is now a reality.
In January this year, aerial services provider Skymatics, based in Calgary, sent a drone flight over a downtown Edmonton construction site. The drone (UAV or “unarmed aerial vehicle”) flew over the Rogers Place Arena and the Walterdale Bridge. Click Here
Occupational Health & Safety and the Law for Supervisors – busy workplace only moves as fast as its supervisors. These men and women who make sure everything comes together at a job site are under a huge amount of pressure, and making mistakes at this level can be fatal. With laws and legislation changing constantly, the modern supervisor must be efficient, knowledgeable, and put the safety of their people above all else. This course will provide a thorough understanding of the Occupational Health & Safety Act and other key pieces of health and safety legislation which references Ontario legislation & provides valuable information and best practices that will benefit all supervisors.