Bastion Blog
2509, 2018

3 Easy Tips for Better Hazard Assessment

September 25th, 2018|Blog|2 Comments

Before Tom Brady, Michael Jordan, or Wayne Gretzky were ever considered great, they had to learn to throw a spiral, dribble a ball, or stick handle.  Once they mastered the basics, they continued to hone their skills until they were nearly unbeatable.   In fact, you'll find one common thread behind everyone that's achieved greatness, be it a Businessman, Coach, or Athlete.  It's [...]

2808, 2018

5 Driving Tips for Back to School Season

August 28th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

It's back to school season!  After a summer full of jockeying childcare, work schedules, vacations, kids staying up late, and a seemingly endless mantra of “I’m Hungry, I’m Bored, she bit me...” there’s some light at the end of the tunnel! If you’re like our Team here at Bastion, that blissful first day of school can’t come soon enough.  Don't [...]

2607, 2017

5 Essential Tools for Facility Management

July 26th, 2017|Facilities, Facility Management|0 Comments

I’m not one for circuses or even street performers, maybe I’m just too serious.  But I do recall one time sitting slack jawed watching acrobats, trapeze and high wire acts at Cirque du Soleil.  When you see something on such a grand scale, with elaborate sets, skilled acrobats, and careful attention to detail, you really must admit it’s awe [...]

1506, 2017

Heat Stroke & Heat Exhaustion – How to Beat the Heat!

June 15th, 2017|Blog, Industrial Hygiene|0 Comments

Beat the Summer Heat!  Avoiding and Treating Heat-Related Illness Summer has returned!  It seems tough for me to think about the season without a nod to some of the tunes I listened to back in the day.  This song "Boys of Summer" (A cover of a Don Henly Tune by the Ataris) drags me back to a summer sometime [...]

1306, 2017

Modular Employee Training Systems

June 13th, 2017|Press Release|0 Comments

BASTION - Media Release Bastion Releases Modular Employee Training Systems Edmonton, AB, (May 18, 2017) – The workplace training industry saw a unique offering subtly shuffle onto the stage late in the first quarter of 2017.  Bastion, an up and coming innovation company, with deep roots in the safety industry released its modular employee training system, online.  This is [...]

2305, 2017

Whats the Best Way to Learn? eLearning vs Classroom Training

May 23rd, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Edmonton, Alberta. - May 2017 –Bastion Safety Solutions Do you remember camping when you were a kid?  Remember the campground water pump…much like the one pictured above.  If you’re local well was anything like the dozen I’ve worked with…the “input to output” ratio was pretty lop sided.  I must have pulled the lever 500 times [...]