One of the questions I am asked most often is how to communicate discomfort about a situation, or to call out plainly unsafe behaviour to a co-worker in a manner that will be well received.
Today is a day to remember. A day to give pause in recognition of so many who lost their lives at work. Those who died making a living. For me, it also signifies, and calls to mind, all of the details of the day that my life as I knew it changed. I was one of the lucky ones who survived what countless others did not - I didn’t return home at the end of the work day, but I did eventually go home.
You may not know it, but you are already wearing the most effective and powerful PPE money can’t buy.
CBC Radio UP North Interview - kickoff to Fall 2018 with the Timmins Health and Safety Conference
Why? Why do people travel for miles and days to tell a story? Why do people travel for miles and days to hear one? Essentially, what it boils down to is that sharing stories changes lives. Sharing stories can even SAVE lives. Truth.