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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Jul 09, 2020

Ontario phase two reopening permits in-class training in certain regions

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Jun 16, 2020

New toolkit helps employers to create safer working environments for employees during COVID-19

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Jun 16, 2020

Plus new checklist, and French and English guidance documents to help protect forestry and mining workers

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Jun 16, 2020

“Safe Driving on Forest Roads" e-course for workers and recreational users of forest roads

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Jun 16, 2020

Workplace Safety North hosts popular free webinar series

On Wednesday, June 24, 2020, from 12:00 to 1:00 pm ET, Workplace Safety North (WSN) hosts its second COVID-19...

Jun 16, 2020

Focus stays on response during pandemic; competitions cancelled

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May 28, 2020

Workplace Safety North has learned of a fatal injury at an Ontario mining operation. A New Brunswick mining contractor died on Wednesday, May 27, 2020, at Impala's Lac des Iles...

May 25, 2020

Free resources: Download and share safety talk, presenter guide, hazard alert

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May 11, 2020

Workplace Safety North moves some provincial safety training online
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