Canadian Shipper

Ergonomics/Muscoloskeletal Injuries

  • Helping warehouse workers prevent injuries with technology

    December 2, 2019 by Canadian Shipper

    Phalsbourg, France — Third-party logistics provider FM Logistic has unveiled the Ergoskel, an ergoskeleton designed to help warehouse workers lift parcels while reducing physical strain on their bodies. The Ergoskel has been developed and patented by FM Logistic and the

  • Health and Safety Association honours Ryder Canada

    September 26, 2014 by Canadian Shipper

    MIAMI, Fla.—Ryder System, Inc. has received the Infrastructure Health and Safety Association (IHSA) Achievement Award for the second year in a row. This award celebrates safety excellence in the Canadian marketplace. The IHSA monitors the safety records of companies across

  • OTA wants say on potential WSIB reforms

    April 15, 2012 by Canadian Shipper

    TORONTO, Ont. — The Ontario Trucking Associations (OTA) has warned the Workplace Safety Insurance Board (WSIB) that it should engage the industry in “meaningful and substantive consultations” before acting on a soon-to-be-released WSIB funding review. OTA president David Bradley is