Safety and Security
Tool Teaches Newcomers About Workplace Safety Rights And Responsibilities

Tool Teaches Newcomers About Workplace Safety Rights And Responsibilities

As unfortunate as it is, research now indicates that Ontario’s newcomers are more likely to be employed in higher risk jobs than their Canadian-born counterparts
Safety Training The Small Investment With Big Benefits

Safety Training: The Small Investment With Big Benefits

Only one in five Canadians reports receiving safety training in their first year of a new job, according to a study from the Institute for Work and Health (IWH).
Workplace Safety In Ontario Failure Is Not An Option

Workplace Safety In Ontario: “Failure Is Not An Option”

The consequences of not keeping workplaces safe can be tragic and costly; but doing the right thing can pay big dividends for workers and employers.  
Protecting Workers In Ontario s Most Dangerous Industries

Protecting Workers In Ontario's Most Dangerous Industries

In recent years, experts within the mining, forestry and construction industries have been working hard to improve safety and reduce incidents and injuries, the results have been very positive.  
Break And Enter You Can Protect Yourself And Your Property

Break And Enter? You Can Protect Yourself And Your Property

The Toronto Police Service investigates many different types of crime, however the one crime that has been most prevalent recently is residential break and enters.
Do You Know Your Fire Extinguisher ABCD s

Do You Know Your Fire Extinguisher ABCD’s?

Many people have a fire extinguisher, but they may not have the slightest idea when it comes to using one.
What Defines Dangerous Work

What Defines Dangerous Work?

In 1991, the Supreme Court of Canada made clear the importance of regulating the safety of workplaces.  
Don t Let Safety Slip Away Tips To Prevent Slips

Don't Let Safety Slip Away: Tips To Prevent Slips

If you've ever slipped on an oily patch of floor or tripped over a loose piece of carpeting you know how easy it can be to take a fall. And if you did fall, you would join the more than 42,000 people who get injured each year in work-related falls.
Cooking Oil And Grease Fires A Major Cause Of Residential Fires In Canada

Cooking Oil And Grease Fires: A Major Cause Of Residential Fires In Canada

Kitchen fires due to cooking oil or grease igniting into flames cause the fastest-spreading and most destructive type of residential fire.
Child Safety In The Home

Child Safety In The Home

One of the realities of today’s society is the pressure for children to stay home alone for a short time after school until a parent returns from work.
A Family Fire Escape Plan Is An Essential Survival Tool

A Family Fire Escape Plan Is An Essential Survival Tool

It’s easy to think a fire “will never happen to me.” But what if it does?
Responsibilities And Rights Knowing Them And Learning Them Effectively

Responsibilities And Rights; Knowing Them And Learning Them Effectively

Employers have a number of specific and general responsibilities under the Occupational Health and Safety Act, including taking every reasonable precaution to protect their workers and following the law.   

Workplace Safety In Ontario: “Failure Is Not An Option”

Workplace SafetyThe consequences of not keeping workplaces safe can be tragic and costly; but doing the right thing can pay big dividends for workers and employers.  

Workplace Safety In Ontario: “Failure Is Not An Option”

What Defines Dangerous Work?

Workplace SafetyIn 1991, the Supreme Court of Canada made clear the importance of regulating the safety of workplaces.  

What Defines Dangerous Work?

Protecting Workers In Ontario's Most Dangerous Industries

PreventionIn recent years, experts within the mining, forestry and construction industries have been working hard to improve safety and reduce incidents and injuries, the results have been very positive.  

Protecting Workers In Ontario's Most Dangerous Industries

Tool Teaches Newcomers About Workplace Safety Rights And Responsibilities

Workplace SafetyAs unfortunate as it is, research now indicates that Ontario’s newcomers are more likely to be employed in higher risk jobs than their Canadian-born counterparts

Tool Teaches Newcomers About Workplace Safety Rights And Responsibilities

Don't Let Safety Slip Away: Tips To Prevent Slips

PreventionIf you've ever slipped on an oily patch of floor or tripped over a loose piece of carpeting you know how easy it can be to take a fall. And if you did fall, you would join the more than 42,000 people who get injured each year in work-related falls.

Don't Let Safety Slip Away: Tips To Prevent Slips

Safety, Gloves And Psychology

PreventionChoosing the right safety equipment makes employees more productive, sure, but it also has psychological benefits. When workers feel confident about their safety, they feel valued.

Safety, Gloves And Psychology

Critical Response In The Face Of A Savage Storm

Workplace SafetyWhen Toronto was ravaged in December 2013 by a paralyzing ice-storm, the community came together.   

Critical Response In The Face Of A Savage Storm

The Ripple Effect Of Creating Psychologically Safe And Healthy Workplaces

At the Mental Health Commission of Canada, our goal is to improve this country’s mental health landscape.

The Ripple Effect Of Creating Psychologically Safe And Healthy Workplaces

Do You Know Your Fire Extinguisher ABCD’s?

Home LivingMany people have a fire extinguisher, but they may not have the slightest idea when it comes to using one.

Do You Know Your Fire Extinguisher ABCD’s?

Responsibilities And Rights; Knowing Them And Learning Them Effectively

Workplace SafetyEmployers have a number of specific and general responsibilities under the Occupational Health and Safety Act, including taking every reasonable precaution to protect their workers and following the law.   

Responsibilities And Rights; Knowing Them And Learning Them Effectively