Tag: Safety

Best And Worst Places To Raise A Family According To Asher & Lyric

New research by travel site Asher & Lyric has broken down the best places to live in order to raise a family. To determine the most and least family-friendly countries, the couple rated 35 countries that are part of the

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Heat Warning In Effect Monday July 27th 2020

Environment Canada issued a Heat Warning over the weekend as temperatures were expected to reach the low 30’s with a Humidex into the low 40’s, this continues this morning. The warning states; Hot and humid conditions continue today. High temperatures

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Mandatory Mask Bylaw Voted For In Brantford And Brant County

The City of Brantford and Brant County have both voted in favour of a mandatory face covering bylaw at special council meetings Tuesday night. Brantford City Council voted unanimously in-favour of the bylaw, which will make face coverings mandatory in

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Drinking From The Garden Hose Is Not Safe

It’s a common childhood memory on a hot day like this, being out in the yard playing, and getting overheated and needing to cool down. One of the easiest ways was to pour cold water out of the hose over

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Brantford Cancels Park Summer Programming And Day Camps.

Due to the risk associated with large gatherings of people who would be spending long periods of time together the City of Brantford Parks and Recreation Department has made the difficult decision to cancel Harmony Square and neighbourhood parks summer

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Two Hair Stylists With COVID-19 Saw 140 Clients And No One Got Sick – GNSOTD Tue, June 23rd 2020

Everyone wants to feel normal. That is the response after months of constant concern. The idea of feeling normal is so appealing that even just getting a haircut seems like a refuge against everything else. But even in that lies

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Face Mask Safety And Proper Use, Updated For June 19th 2020

Mask Use is one of the best safety measures we have, right behind proper hand hygiene and Social Distancing. There’s study, after study, after study, that show how much of a difference a mask can make in the spread of

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Heat Warning In Effect Until Wednesday Evening, June 10th 2020 – Updated

Environment Canada has issued a Heat warning through until the evening of Wednesday, June 10th. That is because temperatures are expected to be in the dangerous range. The Warning reads: Heat event continues today. Temperatures today will reach 30 or

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Health Canada Issues Hand Sanitizer Recall For Some Brands

Health Canada has issued a recall of certain hand sanitizers over a concern they might have industrial grade ethanol in them. Such an addition is not authorized for use in hand sanitizer and could pose a risk of dry skin,

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Updated: Heat Warning In Effect From Monday May 25th to Wednesday May 27th

We are in the midst of our first heat event of the year; as anyone who doesn’t have AC or stepped outside yesterday can attest to! This is looking to continue until Wednesday night when, according to Environment Canada, things

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