In today’s episode of Transmit Safety, Kathryn Hart is joining me and we’re going to be chatting about project management and pre-project planning when it comes to Health and Safety. Kathryn has spent time as a project engineer, an assistant superintendent, a superintendent, and a project manager. If we wanted to ask someone questions about […]
In today’s episode of Transmit Safety, join Aimee and Carole-Anne Chung to learn more about the claims management WCB process. Carole-Anne and I met years and years and years ago through WCB (Workers’ Compensation Board) claims management, through her consulting business, and through volunteering in the Alberta health and safety world. We’ve reconnected recently and […]
In today’s episode of Transmit Safety, I dive into the fascinating world of perspective, emotional intelligence, and empathy. This topic came to my mind because when I’m interacting with other health and safety practitioners or professionals, one of the themes that continues to come up is “I’m right, they’re wrong. I know what I’m doing. […]
In today’s episode of Transmit Safety, I’m talking with Erin Landry-Baker about the importance of effective change management not only in the health and safety industry but with all changes in general. I have stepped in a few landmines when it comes to change management. When I met Erin, I knew immediately that I wanted […]
In today’s episode of Transmit Safety, I’m talking with Christl Aggus about her journey as a health and safety consultant. We discuss the evolution of the health and safety profession and its future away from the current status quo towards a more global and kinder approach – where there is more trust in workers’ competence […]
In today’s episode of Transmit Safety, Aimee highlights the importance of clean and functioning washrooms at worksites for worker health and morale. Going to the washroom is something we all do, every single day. Therefore, having access to clean and functioning washrooms on-site might seem like a no-brainer. This is very often not the case. […]
Pursuing mergers and acquisitions (M&As) is one of the strategies that businesses take to grow and expand. So, as a Health & Safety practitioner, it’s important to know what to do in this type of situation because it may come across your path at one point or another in your career.
In today’s episode of Transmit Safety, join Aimee and Ashley Mckie to learn all you need to know about mergers & acquisitions as a Health & Safety practitioner. Businesses are in business to be in business, and pursuing mergers and acquisitions is one of the strategies that businesses can take to achieve that. So, as […]
In today’s episode of Transmit Safety, Aimee is chatting with Tiffany Castagno about business, buzzwords, culture, and much more. There are so many things in the business world that companies adopt because it’s something “the cool kids are doing” or their fear of missing out. What they don’t always stop to consider, though, is what […]
In today’s episode of Transmit Safety, Aimee talks about what factors you should consider when updating and improving your manual.
Do you ever feel like you’re banging your head against the wall trying to get the buy-in to create the changes your organization needs? As Health and Safety professionals we are constantly faced with challenging situations and one of the most common (and frustrating) ones is resistance.
In today’s episode of Transmit Safety, Aimee has an invaluable conversation with Leigh-Ann Stewart, a fellow CRSP. There is never an exact copy-and-paste career path in the Health & Safety world. As I’ve touched on in previous episodes (i.e. Episode 5), there’s a wide range of possibilities out there and you must decide which one […]
If you’re a woman who works on-site like me (even if only occasionally), you know that it’s not the easiest of tasks, especially because more often than not we’re the only woman on the job site. If you’ve ever struggled on the job site, you definitely want to keep reading. I have compiled some very useful hot field tips to make working on site easier and (even) enjoyable into this guide just for you.
In episode 6 of the Transmit Safety Podcast, I sat down with a friend, Bunmi Ibitoye, and we chatted about the benefits of journaling to manage stress. Bunmi is a stress management and wellness coach with over seven years of professional experience within the public health sector, and I learned a lot during this interview. […]
Tune into today’s episode to hear all about Aimee’s career path in Organizational Health & Safety and find your own. As an OH&S contract trainer in the classroom, I often get asked about “What’s next?” or “Where do I go from here, now that I’m getting this type of training?”. Well, the simple answer is: […]
Do you want to build a Psychologically Healthy & Safe Workplace but are not sure how to go about it? The first thing you should know is that you don’t necessarily need to spend thousands or even hundreds of thousands of dollars to bring in and add another module to your Health & Safety Management […]
In today’s episode, join Aimee and Joan MacMillan to learn all you need to know about Psychological Health and Safety. We are currently facing a mental health epidemic at work. Meanwhile, the average health and safety practitioner is expected to know everything about everything and be able to implement all of it even without having […]
In today’s episode of Transmit Safety, Aimee brings up an ongoing conversation that’s essential for the continuous improvement of workplace Health & Safety. There are many ways that Health & Safety practitioners are required to collect, sort, and analyze data related to workplace Health & Safety. If you are like me and not the best […]
Have you ever thought “there’s got to be a better way to do business than this!”? Well, so have I, and in this post, you’ll learn how to challenge the way business and entrepreneurship are currently done.