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May 02, 2018

300 attend sold-out annual event in Sudbury

Themed ‘Building a strong safety culture,’ the 20th annual Mining Health and Safety Conference in Sudbury...

Apr 10, 2018

Courses scheduled for workers and supervisors across province 


Apr 10, 2018

Sold-out Sudbury event to be livestreamed around the globe                                           ­­­


Apr 09, 2018

More than 20 teams compete across 7 districts

Mar 07, 2018

Protect yourself from occupational lung disease


Mar 01, 2018

Helping make northern Ontario communities safer


Feb 15, 2018

Overview of Ministry of Labour’s “Risk Assessment and Management for Mines and Mining Plants”

Recently, the Ministry of Labour (MOL)...

Feb 13, 2018

Public access to safety records

A new online data portal makes workplace safety a matter of public record in...