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Oct 2015: New health and safety e-learning courses now available

Other articles include:

WSN announces new board member
October is Global Ergonomics Month
Video: Musculoskeletal Disorders
Photo recap: Safety Centennial Conference
Northern meeting dates for WSIB Small Business Health and Safety Program (formerly SCIP)
Reminder: New mining health and safety guidelines from Ontario Ministry of Labour
Ontario Mine Rescue goes to university

Click here to read October 2015 issue of Every Worker


Sep 2015: Workplace health and safety award winners announced

Other articles include:

Annual General Meeting and Awards Dinner
Video: 100 years of Ontario occupational health and safety in under 2 minutes
Speakers and sessions announced for health and safety centennial conference
Babine Forest Products inquest verdict issued
Welcome to new Chief Mine Rescue Officer
Sudbury study to examine mental health of miners
Upcoming training and events

Click here to read September 2015 issue of Every Worker


Jul-Aug 2015: Top 6 occupational health and safety resources for businesses with fewer than 50 employees

Other articles include:

Safety Group program extended through 2016
Hazard Alert: Worker dies when utility cover breaks under weight of equipment
Video: Forestry health and safety centennial
Infographic: Health and safety snapshot of Ontario workers in corrugated box industry sector
New Ministry of Labour mining guidelines
Vale West tops in mine rescue

Click here to read Jul-Aug 2015 issue of Every Worker


June 2015: Top 7 significant changes to federal WHMIS law

Other articles include:

Can't stand the heat? Tips on managing heat stress
Have your say on labour and employment laws
Video: High voltage powerlines
Kapuskasing newsprint mill wins safety award
From the archives: 'The felling of a Red Pine under difficult circumstances'
New director announced for Ontario mining sector
Provincial competition countdown underway

Click here to read June 2015 issue of Every Worker

May 2015: Implications of mine safety review for all Ontario workplaces

Other articles include:

WSN now approved trainer for Working at Heights
MOL announces workplace health and safety inspection blitz schedule for 2015-2016
Video: You're Responsible Too
Occupational health and safety snapshot for Ontario loggers
Forestry, pulp and paper health and safety centennial conference in Thunder Bay
Photo recap: 2015 Mining health and safety conference
Mine rescue competition season underway

Click here to read May 2015 issue of Every Worker

Apr 2015: It's here! April 1 deadline for Ontario's new mandatory Working at Heights safety training

Other articles include:

Top 8 health and safety orders affecting new and young workers
Video: Young worker orientation - Speak Up!
Updated Safe Workplace Ontario certification program with new 2015 resource manual
Health and safety snapshot of Ontario printing, platemaking and bindery workers
Ontario mining health and safety conference April 14-16
Mine Rescue - A family affair

Click here to read April 2015 issue of Every Worker

Mar 2015: Call for entries - Ontario workplace health and safety awards

Other articles include:

New tools to help businesses improve occupational health and safety performance
Canadian website keeps you current on new and existing WHMIS requirements in each jurisdiction
Updated online safety training for tree planters
Leading Practices: Mill Yard Traffic Management Plan
UBC Student team gets results with a little help from Ontario Mine Rescue
Hazard Alert: Critical importance of a check-in system
Hazard Alert: Buyer beware - Defective material carries fraudulent CSA mark

Click here to read March 2015 issue of Every Worker

Feb 2015: What to expect from new Working at Heights training legislation

Other articles include:

New 2015 health and safety regional training schedule now available
Best practices: Vehicle, mobile equipment visibility hazards
1915-2015: Share your health and safety story
Sad farewell to Dwayne Plamondon, Mining Director at Workplace Safety North
New Joint Health and Safety Committee certification training programs
Video: Musculoskeletal Disorders - Erase the Hazard

Click here to read February 2015 issue of Every Worker

Jan 2015: What's new and changing with Ontario health and safety in 2015

Other articles include:

What's new plus 2014 year in review - a look back at most popular stories
Working at Heights safety training mandatory in 2015 under Construction Projects Regulation
Taming the deadliest professions in Ontario: 100 years of health and safety
Working safely with propane: Legislative requirement to re-certify training every 3 years
Forestry hazard alert: Hydraulics can fail - even when the power's off
Mining hazard alert: Fall of ground near scissor lift in underground mine
Paper, printing and converting hazard alert: Worker falls 12 feet during equipment maintenance

Click here to read January 2015 issue of Every Worker

Every Worker Health and Safety Annual - January 2015

Every Worker Health and Safety Annual features the most popular articles of 2014 from Workplace Safety North's Every Worker e-newsletters, as well as additional information and photos.

  • New safety training for working at heights
  • Predicting collisions: Do you have the telltale signs of a bad driver?
  • 100 Years: Workplace health and safety timeline for Ontario forestry and pulp and paper sectors
  • New and improved mining common core health and safety training
  • New JHSC Certification Part Two training programs
  • Ontario Mine Rescue news
  • Health and safety excellence in Ontario workplaces recognized by Workplace Safety North
  • Hazard Alerts for mining, forestry, and paper, printing and converting sector

Click here to download Every Worker Health and Safety Annual January 2015