Health and Safety

All workers have the right to return home each day safe and sound.

Preventing work-related illness and injury is the most important job at any workplace. Explore this website for prevention tips and contact one of our Health and Safety Association partners.

Safe At Work Ontario is the Ministry of Labour strategy to protect workers’ health and safety on the job. The ministry enforces the Occupational Health and Safety Act.


Mine Blitz Targets Training

Inspectors focus on training requirements for mine workers during a fall enforcement blitz.

Joint Health and Safety Committee Certification

New standards to improve the quality and consistency of JHSC certification training.

Construction Blitz

Focus on the dangers of operating and working around heavy equipment and vehicles at construction projects.

It’s Your Job Video Contest

Secondary students: enter your workplace health and safety video for a chance to win.

Our Partners


Health and Safety Partners
The ministry works closely with its partners to protect worker's health and safety on the job.

Threads of Life
Association for workplace tragedy family support.