Calgary, Alta. – The winners for the 2019 Readers’ Choice Awards presented by Canadian Occupational Safety Magazine were announced Monday and Danatec by Yardstick Training was recognized in a number of categories.
Danatec’s work was recognized in the: In-Class Safety Training, Online Safety Training, Technology – Mobile App, and WHMIS (Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System) Training categories. This marks the fourth year in a row Danatec has been honoured in multiple categories through the Readers’ Choice Awards.
“These are all categories that are obviously very important to us. In comparison to our peers that were also awarded in these spaces, I would say that we are different because we are subject matter experts for the entire solution,” said Greg Britton, GM of Safety Solutions with Danatec following the announcement of the awards.
“We use leading edge technology and learning principles in our content. We use real life scenarios to tell stories, not just sharing information for a check in the box – it’s about engaging learners.”
Britton added that Danatec’s customers have immediate access to subject matter experts, allowing learners to be constantly assured that any information they need is always just a phone call away. He also added that there were more than 32,000 votes were cast for the 2019 Readers’ Choice Awards, noting that the number of votes continues to grow yearly.
During the last 34 years Danatec has gained industry recognition for not only the quality of training provided, but its continued effort to constantly improve the occupational health and safety sector. Danatec continues to be an industry leader, constantly adapting to an ever-changing world by introducing and maintaining safety training designed to tell real-life stories and engage learners.
Grand River Occupational Health and Safety by Yardstick Training was also honoured with an award in the OHS consultant’s category.
Grand River OHS provides professional workplace safety, training, and consulting solutions. Their trained safety professionals work with all industries in a broad range of working environments allowing the capability of providing clients relevant workplace health and safety services.
“I started Grand River to raise, or to level the bar in the world of OHS consulting. I started it to provide occupational health and safety solutions to companies by going back to the core values of consulting – identifying needs and delivering on those needs. We want to deliver the best services, the best health and safety solutions and do it at the best pricing,” said Wes Mazur, Vice President with Grand River OHS.
“This is definitely a celebration for all hands on deck, we are all very proud to not only have been nominated but to have won this award.”
The four award-winning Danatec products:
- WHMIS Online Training– Danatec’s award-winning, industry-recognized WHMIS online training course is for initial or re-certification training.
- Online Safety Training – Including WHMIS, TDG, Ground Disturbance and Electrical Safety Training System (ESTS) for Electrical Workers in Canada, Electrical Workers in USA and Non-Electrical Workers are engaging and compliant with OHS safety standards.
- In-Class Safety Training– Bring the award-winning winning online experience to the classroom and experience the same quality of training in a face-to-face environment. Learn more here about our class availability.
- Technology – Mobile App – A portable guide to TDG for employees who ship or transport dangerous goods. The content included all 2016 amendment changes and is clearly written and easy to understand.
Grand River OHS was recognized for their outstanding work in the Occupational Health and Safety field.
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About Danatec by Yardstick Training: Danatec is a world-leading provider of occupational health and safety training and education. From award-winning materials that are easily customizable, to personalized consulting services and training programs tailored to diverse needs, Danatec has everything needed to keep your organization safe and compliant.
About Grand River OHS by Yardstick Training: Grand River’s mission is to provide clients with professional, accurate, relevant and sustainable health & safety solutions with a vision to be leaders in the field of occupational health & safety and valuing strict client confidentiality, strong moral principles, and ethical business practices.