Health and Safety News

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Mar 10, 2020

Day of mourning for persons killed or injured in the workplace


Aug 21, 2018

Angele Poitras brings health and safety lunch and learn program to Ontario communities


Jan 29, 2018

Overview of trending topics in health and safety includes mental health, stress, and drugs and alcohol


Nov 07, 2017

Public safety course designed to prevent snowmobile-truck collisions on busy Ontario logging roads


Nov 06, 2017

Designed for trail maintenance volunteers and snowmobile club members


Oct 01, 2013

Is it time for your company’s annual ‘physical’?

How healthy is your...

Jul 09, 2013

Laurentian University is seeking a qualified candidate to help build a research program to address the health and safety needs of workers in northern Ontario.


Tags: Community
Feb 14, 2013

Each year, more than 6,200 young workers across Ontario are injured seriously enough to need time off work. That’s 17 young workers every...