Health and Safety News

Welcome to WSN health and safety news for mining, forestry, paper, printing, converting sectors, and northern Ontario small business. Both hazard alerts and news items can be sorted by the 'tags' listed in the left-hand navigation. You can use this feature to search for news items or hazard alerts by topic.

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Dec 17, 2018

74 business members recognized for helping make their workplaces safer


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 12, 2017

87 businesses recognized for helping make their workplaces safer


Nov 16, 2017

Membership applications for 2018 accepted until Dec. 11


Nov 03, 2015

Improve your health and safety program, and share in potential WSIB rebate...

Jul 15, 2015

Northern Ontario Safety Group shares in $2.1 million rebate


Dec 02, 2014

Applications for 2015 membership accepted until Dec. 31



Nov 04, 2013

Safety Groups provide businesses with access to one of the most effective workplace health and safety resources in Ontario...

Dec 09, 2011

The WSIB has announced that past members can sign up to Safety Groups again and continue to earn WSIB rebates while improving their health and safety programs.

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