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May the force be with us

With Spring turnaround season underway and new hires being oriented, this may be a good opportunity to check in with staff and coworkers to provide safety reminders and see how this busy season is affecting their mental health.

In This Issue of the May Health and Safety Bulletin

  • Safety Reminders
  • Mental Health Awareness

Awareness Month for:

Brain Tumour; Celiac Disease; Cystic Fibrosis; Hypertension; Melanoma Skin Cancer; Sun Awareness; Speech & Hearing; Vision Health

Awareness Days/Weeks

Eid al Fitr (end of Ramadan): 2

Mental Health Week: 2-8

Star Wars Day: 4

Pulmonary Hypertension: 5

Mother’s Day: 8

National Nursing Week: 9-15

Lupus: 10

CIND | International Nurses: 12

Celiac Disease Awareness | Vesak: 16

Hypertension: 17

International Day for Biological Diversity: 22

Schizophrenia and Psychosis: 24 

Towel Day: 25

World MS: 30

No Tobacco: 31