Workers Health & Safety Centre


May 26, 2020

Psychosocial, chemical hazards explored in new JHSC Cert II training

Worker exposures to psychosocial and chemical hazards cause substantial and often overlooked injury and illness. Fortunately, many of these exposures are preventable.
May 25, 2020

‘How COVID-19 virus infects and kills’ subject of May 28 WHSC webinar

Government COVID-19 restrictions are loosening, but the disease continues to spread in large numbers, including workplaces.
May 21, 2020

Complete GHS WHMIS training virtually! New dates available.

As workplaces re-open they must fully comply with safety laws and public health directives to ensure reasonable precautions are in place to protect workers against COVID-19.
May 15, 2020

WHSC webinar May 21: Capturing healthcare workers' COVID experiences

Healthcare workers on the frontlines of COVID-19 have unique insights about working during this pandemic, lessons that can inform prevention efforts today and in the future.
May 14, 2020

WHSC adds JHSC Certification Part II training to virtual offerings

Need to quickly complete the second phase of Certification training for your joint health and safety committee? Look no further than WHSC’s newest Certification Part II program.
May 12, 2020

COVID-19 Lessons from long term care subject of WHSC May 14 webinar

The trauma associated with the monumental tragedy that is playing out in several long-term care facilities across Canada during the COVID-19 crisis will be felt years to come.
May 11, 2020

WHSC virtual courses now include JHSC Certification Refresher training

If you are a certified joint health and safety committee member, your workplace health and safety knowledge has never been more critical amid the challenges of COVID-19.
May 05, 2020

Share your COVID-19 work experiences through OHCOW survey

Working during the COVID-19 pandemic? Concerned about your mental and physical health? A survey to capture these very experiences is now available online.
May 04, 2020

Worker respiratory protection subject of May 7 COVID-19 WHSC webinar

The role respirators and masks play in the continuum of protections against the COVID-19 virus is the subject of the next webinar in the WHSC Confronting COVID-19 series.
May 01, 2020

WHSC JHSC Certification Part 1 training goes virtual too. Register now!

Fully trained workplace health and safety representatives critically support those currently working during COVID-19 and can help build safeguards before other workplaces reopen.
May 01, 2020

WHSC launches essential COVID-19 virtual training program

Quality COVID-19 training is a must for those still working and for others who will return to the workplace once the economy begins reopening. WHSC can help!
April 30, 2020

WHSC to host COVID-19 webinar exploring home office ergonomics

Steps necessary to prevent the onset of musculoskeletal pain and injury while working from home is the subject of the next webinar in the WHSC Confronting COVID-19 series.

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