Health and Safety News

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Jun 16, 2020

Focus stays on response during pandemic; competitions cancelled


May 28, 2020

Workplace Safety North has learned of a fatal injury at an Ontario mining operation. A New Brunswick mining contractor died on Wednesday, May 27, 2020, at Impala's Lac des Iles...

May 11, 2020

Workplace Safety North moves some provincial safety training online

Apr 30, 2020

Province takes critical steps to help businesses adapt to new environment 


Apr 28, 2020

Statement on the Day of Mourning by Chief Prevention Officer and Assistant Deputy Minister, Operations Division, Ministry of Labour Training and Skills Development...