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Jan 06, 2014

Workplace Excellence Awards Program recognizes Ontario companies committed to prevention of injury and illness

Dec 20, 2013

Review to focus on new technology, training, ground stability


Dec 13, 2013

Educational PowerPoint and overview of staff surveys included with January 9 session


Oct 24, 2013

First time Canada hosts international conference


Oct 03, 2013

So you think you know safety?

Are you a stickler about safety? Do you have a passion for protecting others? Are you...

Oct 01, 2013

Update: The Ministry of Labour's Ground Control Blitz has been extended to finish on November 30, 2013. The blitz was originally scheduled to end on...

Oct 01, 2013

Register for Nov. 29 webinar Locking and Tagging in Mine Hoisting Plants


Oct 01, 2013

Timmins Kidd Operations, Glencore wins mining safety award

On September...

Sep 09, 2013

WSN regrets to inform its clients that James Buckner, 63, a contract worker with Stillwater Canada was fatality injured while operating an ATV.

The incident took place...