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workplace wellness & covid vaccine

Workplace Wellness and COVID Vaccine FAQs

Workplace safety is no longer limited to hard hats and steel-toed boots. It extends beyond just keeping your physical body safe from physical injury and harm. While ‘workplace wellness’ is not a new term, it is still an elusive goal for many employers and employees alike. The theory around this kind of wholistic approach encompasses […]

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How Labour Unions Benefit Employers

Many employers are still rejecting the concept of unions. Fearful that unions will decrease the level of control they have over their workers, employers often claim that unions are far too costly and offer no benefit to their organization. Although many employers still believe this, this is an incredibly unsophisticated perception of unions as unions […]

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Health work environment - Teamsters 987

How healthy is your workplace?

Each work environment is so different, so it’s difficult to establish one way to determine if an environment is healthy is not. There are, however, some key factors that contribute to the creation of a healthy or toxic environment. At Teamsters 987, we want to know that you are being treated fairly and with respect. […]

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How to Carve Out Family Time While Working Nights

Working odd hours has its fair share of downsides, among them is the difficulty of maintaining relationships. If you work night shifts, you may be taking naps in the evenings before work, missing out on family dinners or putting your kids to bed. So here are some simple ways you can make the most of […]

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Tips for the Shift Worker: How to stay healthy during shift work

The term ‘shift work’ typically refers to any work hours outside of the standard 7am – 6pm time. As the title suggests, shift workers often do not have a consistent schedule, but rotate through various shifts. If you’re a shift worker, you know all too well that between the constant changes and odd hours, this […]

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