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An article on preventing exposure to metalworking fluids. (PDF 469 KB)

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Incident Awareness

Recent Incidents

  • Two workers burned by ignited gas
  • Millwright's arm fractured when pulled into conveyor
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Fatalities

  • Faller dies when pinned to the ground
  • Truck driver dies when load falls on him
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What's New

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New WorkSafe Bulletin

The dangers of fatigue in the workplace WS 2014-14

updated guidelines

Updated Workers Compensation Act policy and guidline effective December 1, 2014

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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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Archive of What's New for Metal & Non-Metallic Mineral Products