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Fax: 604 276-3247

Welcome to the Safety at Work centre for the Tourism and Hospitality industry, your online resource to help prevent accidents and injuries. We welcome your .

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Tourism and hospitality safety calculator

Updated Tourism & Hospitality Safety Calculator

This calculator uses sample incident and injury scenarios to show why a safe workplace is good business. It is intended for small business owners to help them better understand all the costs associated with workplace injuries.

room attendants video series

Room attendants video series

This video series demonstrates safe work procedures to prevent injuries to room attendants. These videos show the correct way to make beds, clean bathrooms, wring cloths, dust high surfaces, empty trash cans, and vacuum.

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WHMIS 2015

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).