Health and Safety News

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Sep 19, 2022

Workplace Safety North hosts free mental health training in Sudbury, Timmins, and Thunder Bay

Feb 14, 2022

Workplace Safety North training and resources helping forestry and mine workers 


Nov 08, 2021

WSN launches free 15-min. safety talk videos for employers and workers


Aug 30, 2021

Workplace Safety North hosts mental health webinars every Wednesday in October


Aug 23, 2021

Explore the future of psychological health and safety in the workplace

May 25, 2021

Canadian Occupational Safety magazine celebrates women leading safety sector in 2021


May 03, 2021

Workplace Safety North and NORCAT team up for new initiative

Mar 19, 2021

Health and safety professionals from three industries discuss lessons learned


Aug 21, 2020

New guideline from Canadian Mental Health Association

As the province re-opens, both workers and businesses struggle to adapt to a continually changing...

Jun 16, 2020

Virtual exhibit now on display

In order to help raise awareness of workplace health and safety, Workplace Safety North (WSN) sponsored an artwork...