New Legislation Affecting Ontario Employers

Naloxone (pronounced na-LOX-own) is a drug that can temporarily reverse the effects of an opioid overdose. Opioids are drugs that are prescribed by a medical practitioner to treat pain. While opioids can be an effective part of pain management for medically supervised patients, opioid addiction and overdose are a significant challenge in Ontario. Why this affects […]

What is a Tourniquet?

Tourniquets are used to stop or control bleeding from a wound, usually in an emergency situation, and can be lifesaving. Essentially, a tourniquet is a device used to stop the flow of blood through a vein or artery. It consists of a band or strap placed around an extremity, such as an arm or leg, […]

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