Countdown to CASW
Led by the Canadian Airports Council, Canadian Airports Safety Week (CASW) sees airports across Canada host a full week of engaging activities designed to reinforce safe work practices among airport employees.
We encourage you to mark the dates in your calendars and participate to show your commitment to keeping YYC, our employees, partners, and guests, safe.
Our goal is to educate and engage our airport community to strengthen safety-minded behaviours with initiatives throughout the week and continue improving our safety culture beyond CASW. Participate in activities throughout the week to reinforce your knowledge of safety practices and recommit to our guiding principle, “See Something. Say Something.”
Check out the events taking place at YYC from Sept. 18-22 in honour of CASW 2023 – make sure you attend and participate for the chance to win some prizes, courtesy of our airport partners!
Contractor Safety Summit mix ‘n’ mingle
Tuesday, Sept. 19 | 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Banff Hall
- Join Crew and YYC’s contractors at Banff Hall for drop in networking, snacks, and refreshments.
Lunch time BBQ – hosted by Convergint
Wednesday, Sept. 20 | 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Grassy area adjacent to the P1 parkade (click to view the location)
- Head down to the grassy area adjacent to the P1 parkade for lunch, courtesy of YYC’s partner, Convergint, and the chance to win some prizes!
Lunch and Learn with the Environment and Sustainability team
Thursday, Sept. 21 | 12 – 1 p.m. | Tutor Room
- Join YYC’s Environment and Sustainability team for an opportunity to learn about YYC’s new processes on spill responses and hazardous materials – lunch will be provided!
- Register here by the end of the day, Monday, Sept. 18.
Foreign Object Debris (FOD) Walk
Thursday, Sept. 22 | 1 – 3 p.m. | Apron I
- YYC’s Safety team invites all those working airside to join our annual CASW Apron I FOD Walk – stay tuned for more information.
- Participants must hold a valid RAIC, and wear proper PPE, including a hi-vis vest and closed shoes.
CANADIAN AIRPORTS COUNCIL (CAC) VIRTUAL EVENTS
In addition to the events taking place at YYC throughout the week, the CAC will be hosting webinars that may be of interest to you. Use the links below to tune in to each session:
For more information about CASW, and events taking place next week, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org