HSSE SAFETY BULLETIN: Speeding

Speeding Excessive speeding not only reduces your gas efficiency, it places you and those around you in risk of an accident potentially leading to permanent damage or death. A new survey commissioned by the AMA Foundation for Traffic Safety reveals a concerning double standard when it comes to speeding, with many drivers not adhering to…

HSSE SAFETY BULLETIN: Vehicles in the Warehouse

Vehicles in the Warehouse All workers have the right to a safe workplace, and the right to know what hazards may be present in the work environment. The Westcan ACS Warehouse is utilized by vehicles, foot traffic, product and other equipment. To keep both personal and equipment safe, it is important to have safety procedures…

HSSE SAFETY BULLETIN: Signing In

Signing In Why is it important to sign into a work site or office? Upon your arrival at an office or worksite, you are typically asked to sign in. This may seem like an unnecessary task, but it is a crucial element regarding your on-site safety.  Both visitor logs and employee sign-in processes allow the…

HSSE SAFETY BULLETIN: Alberta One-Call

Alberta One-Call Click before you dig, is a catchy slogan we have all heard at one point or another. But what does it really mean? Contact with a buried line can result in a loss of essential services, significant injury, or fatality. All financial costs associated with repairing any damage caused to a buried utility…

HSSE SAFETY BULLETIN: Distracted Driving

Distracted Driving Even under ideal conditions driving can be a complex and challenging task that requires your full attention. Distracted driving includes – but is not limited to – texting, emails, or any other tasks covered by Bill 16. Any time you are inattentive or distracted behind the wheel your driving can be effected in…

Westcan ACS Awarded Shell Green Band Safety Rating

Shell Upstream Americas has awarded Westcan Advanced Communications Solutions with the Shell Stoplight Band of Green, enabling the capability of managing a Mode 1 Contract, and have been approved to hire and manage subcontractors while performing work for Shell. The Stoplight Band is determined by the strength of the HSSE Management System (as determined by…