Health and Safety

COVID 19 & The Nation’s Trucking Industry

Wills Transfer points out that across Canada, the nation’s truckers are working flat-out to keep stores and businesses stocked as consumers ride out home quarantines prompted by the COVID 19 outbreak and try to snap up enough staples to get through this period of uncertainty. Truck drivers are among those who are risking their personal health and […]

COVID 19 & Top Shelf Distillers Perth, ON.

Facing the same shortages as most transportation companies, Wills Transfer Perth turned to our neighbor Top Shelf Distillers for help providing our drivers with hand sanitizer amid the COVID 19 outbreak. After a ‘Social Distancing’ visit to the facility at 14 Warren Cres, Perth ON. and being gifted with 4 sample bottles we knew this […]

COVID 19 & The Kids Help Phone

Wills Transfer knows that all Canadians have been affected by the COVID 19 Virus especially the kids who no longer have school, clubs or sports teams to support them. That is why KIDS HELP PHONE is there, offering young people FREE Non-Judgmental, 24/7 Support by PHONE, CHAT and TEXT. The need for KIDS HELP PHONE […]

Wills Transfer Limited COVID-19 Update

Given the concerns about novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), we are sharing some important updates as it relates to our employees, visitors and general business during these highly uncertain times. At this time, our warehouses and transportation divisions remain at low risk levels but be assured Wills Transfer Limited your trusted partner for 3rd Party Logistics, warehousing […]

Safety Inspections – hamburgers – being stranded on a life boat

“Safety Inspections – hamburgers – being stranded on a life boat” What do you think of when you hear these three things? Does a Health and Safety Committee meeting come to mind? It was for Wills Transfer! Every month, the Health and Safety Committee of Wills Transfer meets via teleconference to discuss monthly safety inspections, […]

Warehouse Inspections

Wills Transfer Limited has a Workplace Health and Safety Committee which consists of Employer and Employee representatives of the company. Each month, members of the committee complete a warehouse inspection following a set list of things to check. Items include Exit lights/Emergency lights/Defibrillator/Fire pull stations/Fire extinguishers/Eye wash stations are clear and functioning, MSDS available, products […]

The Safety Triangle Explained – IES

At Wills Transfer, our Health/Safety/Environment Coordinator provides safety content for twice weekly Tool Box talks for all Wills teams at each branch location (Smiths Falls, Perth, Ottawa, Brockville). This Tool Box talk can be used for any working environment in any capacity. The Triangle visual explains that “major injuries are rare events and that many […]