Health and Safety News

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May 28, 2020

Workplace Safety North has learned of a fatal injury at an Ontario mining operation. A New Brunswick mining contractor died on Wednesday, May 27, 2020, at Impala's Lac des Iles...

May 25, 2020

Free resources: Download and share safety talk, presenter guide, hazard alert

May 11, 2020

Workplace Safety North moves some provincial safety training online

Apr 30, 2020

Province takes critical steps to help businesses adapt to new environment 


Apr 06, 2020

April 21-23 Keynote Classics: Important information about mental health, intergenerational workplaces, and mining safety


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...