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Wireless radiation exposure limits outdated and unsafe

The science behind supposed safe exposure limits for radiation from cell phones and other wireless devices is being challenged by a coalition of noted, global researchers.

Training, an essential component to any effective lockout system

Energy sources including electrical, mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, chemical, thermal, or other sources powering machines and equipment can harm and even kill workers.

Supervisor OHS mandatory training, compliance and prevention needed!

Where should workplaces begin in their journey to occupational health and safety compliance and prevention? Consider the following.

Quality indoor air: Training to mitigate hazardous exposures

As we migrate back indoors this fall, the issue of indoor air quality is on the minds of many. Two and a half years in and COVID exposures are still a cause for concern.

Electronic monitoring: Recent research and a looming legislative deadline

Recent research into the harmful effects of electronic monitoring, both for workers and organizations, provides important context for a related Ontario law soon to come in force.

JHSC Certification training: Because safety matters!

Joint health and safety committees (JHSC) play a vital role in evaluating hazards that may cause workplace injuries, illness or death and recommending solutions to address them.

Reflecting and rebuilding. Read our Annual Report to learn more.

Strong roots and a commitment to quality training is helping Workers Health & Safety Centre (WHSC) successfully emerge from the pandemic. Our latest Annual Report explains how.

Working at heights training schedule expanded to serve you!

Need to get into compliance fast? Workers Health & Safety Centre (WHSC) has expanded Working at Heights (WAH) training and refresher courses into more communities across Ontario.

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