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May 02, 2018

300 attend sold-out annual event in Sudbury

Themed ‘Building a strong safety culture,’ the 20th annual Mining Health and Safety Conference in Sudbury...

Feb 13, 2018

Plus technical sessions and trade show April 17 to 19 in Sudbury 


Feb 01, 2018

March 15 early deadline for mining, forestry, paper, printing, and converting sectors


Dec 12, 2017

Video updates plus upcoming legislative changes and events in Ontario

The new year is an opportunity to review accomplishments, and to plan for the year...

Dec 08, 2017

Thunder Bay-area forest products firms learn about health and safety developments


Apr 04, 2017

Annual Workplace Safety North event includes video live stream


Mar 30, 2017

Day of mourning for persons killed or injured in the workplace


Mar 01, 2017

Variety of keynote speakers and technical presentations


Feb 01, 2017

April 18 to 20, 2017, at Sudbury Holiday Inn