Health and Safety News

Welcome to WSN health and safety news for mining, forestry, paper, printing, converting sectors, and northern Ontario small business. Both hazard alerts and news items can be sorted by the 'tags' listed in the left-hand navigation. You can use this feature to search for news items or hazard alerts by topic.
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Jan 06, 2014

Provincial health and safety association for mining, forestry, and pulp and paper sectors contributes...

Dec 19, 2013

Standard applies to construction sector, as well as construction activity in other workplaces

The Ministry of Labour...

Dec 03, 2013

Network and learn from others, improve your health and safety program, and share in potential WSIB rebate


Aug 07, 2013

A little nudge from the community improves driver safety


Jun 03, 2013

Occupational health and safety expert Dr. Peter Strahlendorf talks about the Internal Responsibility System


Mar 26, 2013

Pay special attention to safety training for new workers


Nov 16, 2012

Imagine a tool so simple that, by answering eight questions about your occupational health and safety (OHS) policies and practices, it predicts your organization’s work injury...