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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Oct 17, 2017

New standard includes radio channel protocol

Whether you’re a mine, forestry, railway, or telecommunications worker, a snowmobiler, or ATV operator, you...

Sep 18, 2017

Important driving tips as peak season approaches

Fall brings beautiful autumn colours and more wildlife onto Ontario’s...

Feb 01, 2017

New clarification from Ontario Ministry of Labour


Dec 01, 2016

Legislation requires re-certification every three years


Oct 04, 2016

Free customizable forms help you understand and meet Ontario legal requirements


Sep 06, 2016

Learn proper techniques from occupational health and safety specialists


Jan 04, 2016

E-learning program for tree planters

This fully updated e-learning program provides dynamic and interactive pre-employment training for rookie tree...

Sep 03, 2015

Safe use of machinery lands in top 10 most frequently issued workplace inspection orders by Ontario Ministry of Labour ...