Workers Health & Safety Centre

Slide1
Slide6
Slide2

WHAT’S NEW

Criminal conviction for manager in Xmas 2009 swing stage collapse tragedy

Criminal conviction for manager in Xmas 2009 swing stage collapse tragedy

A project manager who oversaw a swing stage crew that fell to their death on December 24, 2009 has been found guilty on four counts of criminal negligence causing death.
WHO cancer agency evaluates and classifies common herbicide, insecticides

WHO cancer agency evaluates and classifies common herbicide, insecticides

The International Agency for Research on Cancer has recently evaluated and classified DDT, lindane and 2,4-D for their ability to cause cancer in humans.
WHSC books 10,000 Working at Heights trainees

WHSC books 10,000 Working at Heights trainees

Less than three months since new Working at Heights training legislation has taken effect, the WHSC has booked 10,000 participants into our Ministry-approved program.