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Traffic control person hit by reversing truck

Read the accident investigation summary report.

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Steep Slope Roofing Safety Symposium

The symposium takes place on April 25 in Victoria, B.C. More information.

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Day of Mourning, April 28, 2015

Across Canada, April 28 has been designated the Day of Mourning. More information.

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Safety & Health (NAOSH) Week, May 3 to 9, 2015

Challenge yourself and your co-workers to promote safety in a way that no company or organization has ever done before. More information.

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Free e-learning courses from CCOHS regarding possible changes to WHMIS after GHS

Partners Program

Certificate of Recognition (COR) - Partners Program

Find out how employers can earn valuable rewards and rebates by practicing good safety management.

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