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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Nov 19, 2020

Inspection blitzes to help stop the spread of COVID-19 and keep workers safe

The Ontario government is launching a series of education and enforcement...

Oct 22, 2020

More than 800 attend popular WSN “COVID-19 Conversations” free webinar series...

Apr 30, 2020

Province takes critical steps to help businesses adapt to new environment 


Mar 16, 2020

In-person activity suspended until further notice

The health and safety of staff, clients, and stakeholders is our top priority. Workplace Safety North and Ontario Mine...

Mar 11, 2020

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Sep 27, 2019

Ontario companies recognized by Workplace Safety North

Each year, Workplace Safety North (WSN), recognizes Ontario workplaces for health and safety...