New and Young Workers

Workers who are starting a new job and young workers under 24 are three times more likely to be injured during their first month at work. Successful businesses look at the training of new and young workers as an opportunity to instill a strong safety mindset. It’s crucial to provide good training, ongoing coaching and supervision to new and young workers – you could be saving a life.

Download and share these free resources

Health, Safety and Your Job – orientation booklet

New and Young Worker Employer Guide

New and Young Worker Health and Safety - Checklists

Webinar: Inspection Initiative Regarding New and Young Workers

Free training

Mandatory Awareness Training

New and Young Workers Awareness and Training

Related poster

New and Young Worker Safety

Related video

Young Worker Health and Safety Videos - WSN YouTube channel

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Top 5 Health and Safety Orders Regarding Protection of New and Young Workers

External resources

Young Workers: Employers – It’s Your Responsibility – CCOHS

Youth Wellness Hubs Ontario