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Oct 01, 2013

Free breakfast seminar on November 5 in Vaughan

If you’re in the neighbourhood of the 400 and the 407 on Tuesday,...

Oct 01, 2013

Brampton containerboard and packaging plant wins President's Award from Workplace Safety North

On September...

Jul 19, 2013

WSN regrets to inform its clients that a fatal incident involving a truck driver has occurred on Ontario's logging roads.

The incident took place on July 16th, 2013 on...

Feb 01, 2013

Today marks the start of the Ministry of Labour’s two-month blitz focusing on preventing slips, trips and falls in the workplace.

MOL Inspectors will be visiting...

Jan 18, 2013

WSN is pleased to launch a new training course for effective supervision, The Competent Supervisor.

Supervisors play a critical role in the workplace. This two-day...

Jan 09, 2013

Come learn about the Ministry of Labour’s slips, trips and falls blitz that will be taking place in February and March 2013. The session will cover results from past blitzes,...