OHS Canada Magazine
OHS CANADA serves workplace health and safety decision makers. It’s designed to keep workers, managers and safety professionals informed on major issues, up to date on new developments, and in touch with current thinking in the oh&s community.
Truck News and their sister publication, Truck West, are the newspapers of Canada’s trucking industry. Truck News maintains a special focus on the breed of truckers and entrepreneurs known as owner/operators, offering features covering everything from their business needs to personal interests.
Safe Operation of Lift Trucks
Forklifts, platform trucks, powered small-pallet trucks, or similar powered units are a vital part of warehouses, sawmills, and other yard and plant operations. Generally known as lift trucks, these mobile machines can also kill and injure workers if not used safely.
Teens and Trucks Share the Road
Tractor trailers and other large commercial motor vehicles are a vital, important part of our nation’s economy. These vehicles are the “wheels of commerce” for our nation. While truck drivers do contribute to some traffic crashes, research shows that too many drivers of passenger cars, especially young people ages 17 to 24 years old, unnecessarily endanger themselves by failing to recognize that trucks and cars differ in their handling characteristics.