Health & Safety Supplies & PPE

We are a distributor for SCN Industrial and as such, we are able to offer competitive pricing in quality safety supplies and PPE products.

WCB Safety Certified Audits

OHES is an approved audit provider with the WCB. Safety Certified accreditation is issued to companies who have passed an independent audit of their health and safety management systems. Workplaces are measured across 22 elements including management commitment, training, inspections, hazard assessments, safe work practices and procedures. Being WCB Safety Certified shows you have an effective system in place to prevent worker injury.


WCB Nova Scotia encourages employers to demonstrate leadership and commitment to workplace health and safety by becoming WCB Safety Certified. A WCB Safety Certified accreditation is issued to companies who have passed an audit of their health and safety management system, and shows your employees, your customers, and the province that your business takes safety seriously. 

Program Benefits

Improve workplace health and safety

Effective health and safety management systems are one of the best ways to reduce workplace injuries. By having these programs in place, you are showing your workers you care about their safety, being WCB Safety Certified is a visible demonstration of your company’s commitment to workplace health and safety. At the same time, eliminating the social and financial effects of workplace injuries can strengthen your business. 

Attract new business and employees

Increasingly, more and more organizations want to do business with companies they know take safety seriously. Companies who want to bid on any work for the Government of Nova Scotia, particularly construction work for the Department of Public Works, are required to have WCB Safety Certified accreditation. 

In recent years, several other major companies, universities, and municipalities have adopted this requirement as part of their tendering processes.

People seeking employment are also drawn to companies that show they care about their workers’ safety.  An active and effective health and safety management system can be a great benefit to your recruitment and retention efforts.

Even though we meet or exceed recognized standards and back that up with Errors and Omissions insurance, we do not rest until we have done everything possible to allay any fears that our clients may have regarding our abilities. Thus, we are also ISO 9001/ 2015 Registered. This certification is, again, assurance that our services meet an internationally recognized standard for quality systems and processes.

On Site Services

Servicing companies to ensure they are effectively maintaining health & safety on site projects. The following is offered:
·       Site assessments and inspections

·       Investigations

·       Site specific plans

·       Consulting workers, contractors, and their representatives about whether problems need to be reviewed

·       Orientations (i.e., employee and contractors)

·       Review of documents

·       Training

·       Toolbox Meeting / Safety Meeting / Kickoff Meeting

Health & Safety Development Program

We can build your health and safety program as defined by law/and the 23 elements the Workers Compensation Board of Nova Scotia from beginning to end. We will provide onsite leadership and training to your staff and health and safety committee representative. You will be provided with a binder that includes your company policy, procedures, practices, job hazard analysis, accident investigation policy and your workplace inspection protocol etc.


Occupational Health & Educational Services (2002) Inc.   -   335 Old Indian Road - MacPhees Corner, NS B0N 2H0

Phone: (902)-481-0879   -   Fax: (902)-481-0433   -