Welcome to CARAHS

coverimage We’re a member-based association that provides the self-employed with education, training & other tools to protect them from the risk of fines, job site closures & prosecution under the OHSA.

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 WAH AdvertCARAHS 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

 


FEATURED BLOG POST


man-holds-his-head-in-agony-300x200Building permit, or not?

‘Not’ was a poor choice for this Scarborough contractor

A Scarborough Ontario contractor learned this spring that choosing the “Not” option  (ie. commencing a home renovation without the required building permit) was a huge mistake. The local Ajax municipality building inspector caught up with him and a ‘Stop Order’ was issued.  Click Here

 


FEATURED E-COURSE


Heat Stress 1Heat Stress Awareness

Heat stroke is a serious side effect of heat stress and attributes to at least 300 deaths per year. If you are exposed to heat in your work environment—for example, if you work outside—the risk of heat stress illness and injury needs serious attention. This online Heat Stress Awareness course will help increase your understanding of the causes and impact of heat stress and will help you identify strategies and equipment to help prevent injury.

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