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Growth in precarious work driving federal labour standards overhaul

The Federal government says it will introduce legislation this fall to change rules of work to better address the realities of the modern workplace and harmful working conditions. @ @While many c...

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https://www.whsc.on.ca/What-s-new/News-Archive/Growth-in-precarious-work-driving-federal-labour-s 2018-10-10 12:00:00 AM
On April 28 Fight for Change. Fight for the Living.

Workers and their representatives are demanding a place at the table to drive the kind of change necessary to take on health and safety hazards AND the global climate crisis. Workers@ rights have ...

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https://www.whsc.on.ca/What-s-new/News-Archive/On-April-28-Fight-for-Change-Fight-for-the-Living 2024-04-25 12:00:00 AM
WHSC virtual classes help combat violence and psychosocial hazards

Essential workers suffer stress from increased exposure to the coronavirus and some also experience violence from clients and customers who resist COVID safety protocols. @ Workers Health @ Safet...

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https://www.whsc.on.ca/What-s-new/News-Archive/WHSC-virtual-classes-help-combat-violence-em-and-em-psychosocial-hazards 2020-11-17 12:00:00 AM
OHCOW helps take action on MSDs with new PainPoint App

Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers (OHCOW) have introduced a new app to help workers and others identify and prevent work-related musculoskeletal pain. @ Called PainPoint, this handy...

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https://www.whsc.on.ca/What-s-new/News-Archive/OHCOW-helps-take-action-on-MSDs-with-new-PainPoint 2015-12-01 12:00:00 AM
Secret to our success? Read WHSC's 2019/2020 Annual Report to find out

Why is Workers Health @ Safety Centre (WHSC) a trusted source of health and safety information and training for so many? We answer this question in our 2019/2020 Annual Report. Essentially, our co...

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https://www.whsc.on.ca/What-s-new/News-Archive/Secret-to-our-success-Read-WHSC-s-2019-2020-Annual-Report-to-find-out 2020-10-02 12:00:00 AM
WHSC hosts COVID-19 webinar exploring home office ergonomics

Steps necessary to prevent the onset of musculoskeletal pain and injury while working from home is the subject of the latest webinar in the WHSC@Confronting COVID-19@series.@ @ Every year some tw...

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https://www.whsc.on.ca/What-s-new/News-Archive/WHSC-hosts-COVID-19-webinar-exploring-home-office-ergonomics 2020-05-05 12:00:00 AM
Hamilton Training Centre

HAMILTON WORKPLACE HEALTH AND SAFETY TRAINING CENTRENew and Now Open!<!-- AddToAny code --><!-- /AddToAny code ends -->WHSC has recently expanded training facilities in the GTA to meet the return ...

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https://www.whsc.on.ca/Training/Hamilton 2023-08-18 12:05:35 PM
Workplace violence growing in education sector, study finds

A growing body of evidence suggests violence against teachers, educational assistants and others in the education sector is escalating. @ @ The most@recent study, undertaken by Toronto-based Inst...

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https://www.whsc.on.ca/What-s-new/News-Archive/Workplace-violence-growing-in-education-sector-st 2018-09-25 12:00:00 AM
Work stressors double risk of heart disease in men, study

Workplaces must avoid behaviour-based safety strategies if they wish to address work stressors responsible for excess risk of heart disease, according to Canadian researchers. @ @ Université Lava...

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https://www.whsc.on.ca/What-s-new/News-Archive/Work-stressors-double-risk-of-heart-disease-in-men-study 2024-01-23 12:00:00 AM
Public Works pleads guilty for failing to provide health and safety training

The federal Public Works department has pleaded guilty to three of eight charges laid against them for labour code violations following an explosion at an Ottawa boiler plant that killed one worker...

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https://www.whsc.on.ca/What-s-new/News-Archive/Public-Works-pleads-guilty-for-failing-to-provide 2012-11-28 12:00:00 AM
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