Call for Nominations Now Open for the Annual Ken Hellawell Transportation Safety Award 2021!

The annual call for nominations is now open for the Ken Hellawell Transportation Safety Award.

Ken Hellawell was a true ambassador in the Canadian trucking community and one of the founding members of the Fleet Safety Council. Every year the IHSA is proud to recognize contributions made by an individual or group that is active or retired from the Ontario Transportation industry and exhibits extraordinary leadership, initiative, creativity, and innovation towards the advancement of health and safety.

Do you know someone, or a group, that demonstrates outstanding service with respect to the advancement of the Transportation Industry and/or their community in the promotion of transportation safety? If so, please consider nominating them for this great award!

Download the PDF below to read the complete criteria along with the nomination form.

All submissions must be received no later than September 1st, 2021!


Fleet Safety Council Provincial Meetings

December 10th, 2020

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Speakers:

  1. Elizabeth Tavares, Occupational Health and Safety Officer (ESDC Labour Program) and Tara Withers, Occupational Health and Safety Officer, (ESDC Labour Program) provided an update on Bill C-65 and the new Work Place Harassment and Violence Prevention Regulations.

Resources:

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Work Place Harassment and Violence Prevention Regulations (Justice Laws Website)

Labour Program Internal Policy Guideline for Work Place Harassment and Violence Prevention (HVP)

2. Michael McGrath: Senior Safety Research Advisor, Research and Evaluation Office Ministry of Transportation provided an update on the Ontario Road Safety Annual Report – 2017.

Resources:

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Ontario Road Safety Annual Report – 2017

June 2nd, 2020

Speakers:

  1. Angela Splinter, CEO of Trucking HR Canada & Craig Faucette: Director, Policy and Programs, Trucking HR Canada shared an update on the Trucking Industry and COVID-19 and How Has The Pandemic Impacted the Impression of Trucking.

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April 15th and 17th:

Speakers:

  1. Charlie Charalambous, IHSA Coordinator, Research and Stakeholder & Public Relations shared the Transportation services health and safety presentation with the members
  2. Andrea Morley, Nutritionist & Program Manager with Healthy Trucker shared a presentation on Driver Mental Health & COVID-19

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