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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Oct 14, 2021

Effective July 1, definition of critical injury incorporated into single regulation for all workplaces

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Apr 12, 2021

Inadequate or improper lockout of machines top health and safety risk in Ontario pulp and paper industry

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Mar 24, 2020

New Ontario Together website tracks availability of urgently needed products

The province of Ontario wants to ensure that our frontline healthcare...

Dec 02, 2019

New WSIB program, respirable wood dust, harassment prevention, and managing change on the agenda

Last month in Thunder Bay, health and safety managers...

Mar 01, 2017

Mill operation calls on Terrace Bay community first responders
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