Category Archives: Safety Tips

What is Coronavirus? – SHEilds Health and Safety blog.

What is Coronavirus and what are the symptoms? Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that cause illness ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Covid-19 is a new strain that was discovered in 2019 and has not been previously identified in humans. […]

The Future Of Safe Cycling In Hamilton

I came across an article recently about the City of Saskatoon removing bike lanes on one of their major arteries. The reason? “Detractors were concerned about the lanes limiting parking spaces and creating an unsafe, confusing situation for drivers.” This pilot project included white posts along the route. Hamilton, on the other hand, has decided […]

Enjoy Safe Beach Time In Hamilton And St. Catharines

Summer is fleeting and one way to enjoy it best is to get out to a local beach. Going to the beach for the day is a time honoured tradition in my household. It’s also an economical way for the whole family to have a day of fun in the sun. You can bring your […]

How to Stay Safe in a Parking Lot

Written by Mark Taylor Parking lot accidents are more common than you might think. More than 500 deaths and 60,000 injuries occur from over 50,000 parking lot accidents every year in the US, says an NSC report quoted by EHSToday. Many types of accidents can occur in a parking lot, including theft, fender benders, and […]