The WHMIS 2015 Pictograms

The new regulations for hazardous substances have been introduced in Canada since February 11, 2015. As you may be aware, employers have a duty to comply with WHMIS 2015 by December 1, 2018. Knowing that all workers will have to work under the new regulations, Maerix prepared you a reminder concerning the new pictograms which […]

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Do you know WHMIS 2015?

As you probably know, on February 11th 2015, the Canadian Government published in the Canada Gazette, the Hazardous Products Regulations (HPR) that, along with bringing a slew of changes to laws concerning those hazardous products (LHP), modified the Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS). This new version, called “WHMIS 2015” binds the old, 1988 dating […]

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Tin Can API specifications (xAPI)

Technology never stops to evolve when it comes to training and learning within organizations. The latest and brightest Tin Can API standard, also known as Experience API or xAPI, is now wholly part of these ingenious innovations. This technology allows us to obtain information from a large spectrum of an employees experiences and knowledge throughout […]

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GHS regulations

Like the majority of you already know, the WHMIS regulation will become part of the past when GHS will be in place and used as of the 1st of June 2015. Indeed, the Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System was pan-Canadian. This entails that everything was more complex when in talks of exportation-regulated substances, since those […]

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Law 90

Here in Quebec, we emphasize on the fact that we have well trained employees. This is why the government has put in place regulations that allow us to develop and recognize competence and workers. In fact, every employer that has a payroll above 1 million per year must invest at least 1% it that mass […]

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