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WHSC Expands Health and Safety Training in French. Register Now!

The Workers Health & Safety Centre (WHSC) is Ontario’s leading health and safety training provider, boasting over 35 years of dedicated service.

Prioritize working at heights training for safety & compliance

Has your workplace met its training requirements for working at heights along with worker and supervisor awareness? A government inspector may soon be at your door to check.

Heat stress toolkit, WHSC training help combat growing hazard

As more workers around the globe are exposed to extreme heat on the job greater protection and specific workplace action is urgently needed.

First Aid and CPR training now offered by WHSC

As an official Red Cross First Aid and CPR training partner, Workers Health & Safety Centre (WHSC) is now offering much needed first aid and CPR training to all workplace parties.

Prioritizing and creating mentally safe and healthy workplaces

The dialogue around workplace mental health remains prevalent. Discussions across Canadian workplaces continue to draw concern for worker well-being.

Summer Safety Training Programs - Start at WHSC!

Every day in Ontario, preventable tragedies unfold, highlighting the urgent need to prioritize hazard identification, assessment, control, and workplace training.

STUDENTS INVITED to apply for WHSC cash scholarships

Do you know an Ontario high school student off to college or university this coming fall who could benefit from occupational health and safety awareness and maybe even some cash?

Workplace mental health: New research and special May training offer

Workplaces have responded to worker mental health concerns with numerous popular wellness programs, but new research finds most do little to benefit workers.

On April 28 Fight for Change. Fight for the Living.

Workers and their representatives are demanding a place at the table to drive the kind of change necessary to take on health and safety hazards AND the global climate crisis.

JHSC Certification training via e-learning unsupported by evidence

This week will mark the year and a half mark in Ontario’s review of Certification training standards for joint health and safety committees (JHSCs). A decision is imminent.

Shortcuts kill worker! Supervisor competency on trial!

An Ontario employer and two supervisors were recently fined $625,000 after being convicted of Occupational Health and Safety Act violations which caused the death of a worker.

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