Health and Safety News

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Aug 18, 2020

Deadline and topic flexibility; information on how to file WSIB COVID-19 claims


Apr 06, 2020

Topic changes and deadline extensions available

Given the current COVID-19 pandemic, WSIB understands this is a challenging time for businesses. As such...

Sep 09, 2019

Online clearance services streamlined at Workplace Safety and Insurance Board


Apr 23, 2019

Lunch and learn presentations in Timmins, North Bay, and Sudbury this June


Feb 06, 2019

Sneak peek of phase 2 when you complete WSIB Compass user survey 


Feb 13, 2018

Public access to safety records

A new online data portal makes workplace safety a matter of public record in...

Nov 03, 2015

Improve your health and safety program, and share in potential WSIB rebate...

Jul 17, 2013

The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board has announced that all premium rates will be maintained at current levels for all employers in 2014. The WSIB says this decision...