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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...

Sep 04, 2013

Social media, interactive technology and workplace health and safety

by A...

Tags: Mining
Aug 06, 2013

Mary Waller’s latest research project could make the difference between life and death for a trapped miner someday....

Jul 03, 2013

Two engineers learn about mine rescue in Sudbury