Mining Health and Safety Conference

Speaker presenting at the annual Workplace Safety North mining health and safety conference

Mining Health and Safety Conference 2019 program

You're invited to attend the 21st annual conference April 9-11, 2019 in Sudbury

The annual Mining Health and Safety Conference hosted by Workplace Safety North will be held April 9 to 11, 2019 in Sudbury.

Themed 'Preparing for high-risk emergencies in mines,' this year's conference celebrates the 90 year anniversary of Ontario Mine Rescue. 

Each year, about 300 attendees gather to learn and share their knowledge about mining health and safety, and network with industry professionals. 

Key areas of focus for presentations include: 

  • Emergency preparedness and mine rescue
  • Research and innovation
  • Safety culture and management systems
  • Workplace well-being and mental health 
  • Hazards specific to underground work

As the premiere mining health and safety event in Canada, the conference will be live-streamed via webcast, and made available for viewing around the globe. Register for video live stream.

Register for Opening Night Presentation Tues. 6:00-7:00 pm: Unique challenges in South Africa mining - Extreme depths and illegal mining. CEO Spotlight on Mannas Fourie, Chief Executive Officer, Mines Rescue Services South Africa. Seating is limited. 

Receive a 10% discount when you register six or more delegates. Please contact Carol Lessard at or 1-888-730-7821 ext. 265 for group registrations.

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April 09, 2019 - April 11, 2019
Holiday Inn
1696 Regent Street
Sudbury, ON P3E 3Z8