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Manitoba Human Rights Commission reports increased calls for mandatory mask opponents

Manitoba Human Rights Commission reports increased calls for mandatory mask opponents

Manitoba’s attempt to cut rising COVID-19 numbers appears to be paying off but it is leading to some public anger. There has been a sharp rise in complaints to the province’s human rights commission. The office is dealing with anywhere between 50 to 100 calls per month on the face mask issue, from individuals telling […]

At Red Deer First Aid, our N95 mask fit course offers Qualitative Respirator Fit Testing (QLFT) that is based on OHSA regulations.

N95 Fit Test Course by Red Deer First Aid

As workplaces, schools, and organizations prepare to re-open, there is an increasing demand for respiratory protection. When N95 masks are utilized at medical and dental offices and long-term care facilities, a mask fit course is a health and safety regulatory requirement. We provide a cost-effective N95 mask fit course to support this need. At Red […]

At Red Deer First Aid, our N95 mask fit course offers Qualitative Respirator Fit Testing (QLFT) that is based on OHSA regulations.

Quebec company gets approval for reusable, recyclable masks that are more efficient than N95

A Montreal company has received Health Canada approval to produce a reusable, recyclable mask they claim is more efficient than the vaunted N95. The mask is the invention of surgeon and Dorma Filtration CEO Rene Caissie. Caissie’s design, the Dorma 99 will go into production in Sherbrooke at the end of the week, using Quebec […]

Manitoba Human Rights Commission reports increased calls for mandatory mask opponents

Quebec makes face masks mandatory in indoor public spaces to limit COVID-10 spread

Quebec is making face masks mandatory in indoor public spaces as efforts continue to clamp down on the novel coronavirus pandemic. Premier Francois Legault announced the measure on Monday. Wearing a face mask in public will help keep people safe during the ongoing health crisis, but there is an exemption for those who cannot wear […]

Business owners will have to enforce the rule, which applies to anyone over the age of 12. The fines will range from $400 to $6,000 for those who fail to implement the regulation.

Metro Winnipeg area moving to level Orange restrictions with mandatory masks

The Chief Public Health Officer of Manitoba stated that Winnipeg along with municipalities around the city will move to a level Orange restriction with face masks mandatory in all indoor public places. The announcement came when Dr. Brent Roussin called a last-minute press conference. He announced 54 new cases of COVID-19, 44 of which are […]