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Mar 26, 2013

Pay special attention to safety training for new workers

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Mar 20, 2013

Christmas Eve 2009 tragedy culminates in 46 recommendations from advisory panel

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Mar 01, 2013

WSN and the Institute for Health and Human Potential (IHHP) would like to thank Ontario’s mining community for the support of our new program ‘The Science of Great Leadership:...

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Feb 28, 2013

Repetitive Strain Injury Day an important reminder to protect yourself and your co-workers

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Feb 20, 2013

Synopsis: Following the January 20, 2012 sawmill explosion and fire that killed two employees...

Feb 19, 2013

Mine rescue may be coming out of the obscurity of anonymity under the microscope of scientific research.

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Feb 14, 2013

Each year, more than 6,200 young workers across Ontario are injured seriously enough to need time off work. That’s 17 young workers every...

Feb 01, 2013

Today marks the start of the Ministry of Labour’s two-month blitz focusing on preventing slips, trips and falls in the workplace.

MOL Inspectors will be visiting...

Jan 21, 2013

This year’s conference features another exciting line-up including a keynote address by...

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