Call for Papers
Share your knowledge and help make Ontario mines safer
The 25th annual Mining Health and Safety Conference hosted by Workplace Safety North will be held April 18 to 20, 2023 in Sudbury. Themed 'Evolution of mining safety: Past reflections and future innovations,' this year’s conference celebrates 25 years of helping make Ontario mining operations safer.
Each year, about 300 attendees gather to learn and share their knowledge about mining health and safety, and network with industry professionals.
Workplace Safety North invites proposals for papers for its technical sessions held on Thursday, April 20, 2023. Presentations are a maximum of 50 minutes, including time allowed for participant questions.
Key areas of focus include:
- High-risk hazards specific to underground work
- Workplace well-being and mental health
- Safety culture and management systems
- Research and innovation
- Emergency preparedness and mine rescue
- Battery electric vehicles in underground mines
If you’re interested in presenting a paper at the annual WSN Mining Health and Safety conference, please complete the ‘Call for Papers’ form by January 20, 2023. Successful candidates will be contacted in February 2023.
For more information, please contact Gaby Lemon, Events Specialist or call 705-677-5367.