The Safety Dance

The Safety Dance

By Heather Maguire The Last Time; March 2018, Belleville, ON Dean pulled into the parking lot in his trusted Toyota Corolla, late. This was no surprise; Dean was never really all that good at being on time for stuff – except for work, that is. He was rarely late for...
Grandpa’s Happy Place

Grandpa’s Happy Place

In this family, time together and lots of hugs is the secret to creating lasting memoriesby Bruce ClaytonA few years before COVID hit, my wife, Marianne, and I took a trip to visit our daughter, Sandra, and her family. Michael, her husband, is in the military and they...
Donors like you: Sharon Lesko

Donors like you: Sharon Lesko

Christopher Lesko’s life is continuing to make a difference for others, even after his death, thanks to his mother’s love and generosity. In Christopher’s honour, Sharon Lesko has established the “Let’s Go Lesko” foundation, which donates annually to Threads of Life...
The Story of Emily and Cliff

The Story of Emily and Cliff

by Emily GrimesI was born and raised in Toronto and Cliff was born in Nipawin and raised in various places in Saskatchewan. Surprisingly, Cliff and I met in Toronto, dated and married in 1958. He was big and strong, very capable and just a nice guy. He was used to...
Living With the Memories

Living With the Memories

by Alex A. PowerMy first fatality that I was indirectly involved with happened in January. I had been with the OH&S Division six months. I was conducting inspections in my area on Friday, January 5, when I happened across two individuals working at height with no...