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Welcome to the Safety at work centre for the metal and non-metallic mineral products industry, your online resource to help prevent accidents and injuries. We welcome your comments and suggestions.
An article on preventing exposure to metalworking fluids. (PDF 469 KB)
Revised guideline effective April 27, 2016
Revised guideline to the Workers Compensation Act effective April 27, 2016
The changes to WHMIS result in new standardized hazard classification criteria, a few new label requirements, and material safety data sheets (MSDS) will be replaced by safety data sheets (SDS).
Find out how employers can earn valuable rewards and rebates by practicing good safety management.