February 15, 2013

The Ministry of Labour (MOL) is extending an invitation to Stakeholders to participate in their annual Safe At Work Ontario strategic consultations taking place across the province during February and March 2013. Ministry representatives will be facilitating discussions to obtain your feedback on their occupational health and safety enforcement strategy and employment standards proactive enforcement, education and outreach for 2013/2014.

In addition, the MOL is reaching out to stakeholders in these meetings to provide input on the first-ever integrated occupational health and safety strategy for Ontario. This strategy, which was highlighted as an important outcome in the Expert Advisory Panel on Occupational Health and Safety (OHS), will provide a clear vision for Ontario’s OHS system partners and other stakeholders, with goals and priorities that will shape their operational plans and programs in the years ahead.

The GTA session will be held on March 8th, 2013 from 9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.:

Centre for Health and Safety Innovation
Conference Centre West
5110 Creekbank Road
Mississauga, ON
L4W 0A1

If you would like to participate, please notify the Occupational Health and Safety Branch by February 22, 2013 at SAWOConsultations@Ontario.ca.  Please note that spaces are limited.  Click here for more information.

In Western Region there multiple sessions and locations (Hamilton, London, and Chatham).  For more information and to register for a session in these locations, please click here or contact Robin Fitzgerald at 905-577-1240 by February 22, 2013.