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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.
Construction Occupational Health and Safety Inspectors are being recruited. Learn more.
On January 1, new requirements for suspended access equipment go into effect.
New January 1, 2017 safety requirements related to risk assessment and high hazards.
Secondary students: enter your workplace health and safety video for a chance to win.
Workplace fatalities have a tremendous impact on families, workplaces and communities.
View Fatalities (Updated December 2016)
January 13, 2017
Regional Municipality of Waterloo Fined $50,000 After Workers Exposed to Asbestos
January 5, 2017Employer Fined $115,000 After Worker Suffers Crushing Injury
December 22, 2016
Maintenance Work Results in Electrical Shock, Employer Fined $50,000
More Court Bulletins
June 30, 2016
Amendments to the Construction Projects Regulation (O. Reg. 213/91)
June 30, 2016
Update to Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS)
June 8, 2016
Amendments to Regulation 854 (Mines and Mining Plants)
The ministry works closely with its partners to protect worker's health and safety on the job.
Association for workplace tragedy family support.
#worksafeON | #workfairON
January 13 2017