Safety and Health Week - Events and Opportunities

Safety & Health Week 

    Together we can create safe workplaces and communities. This is the message behind Safety and Health Week happening from May 1-6, 2023. During this week, employers, employees, partners and the public are encouraged to put extra focus on preventing injury and illness in the workplace, at home and in the community. 

    Visit the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety for information on special events happening during this week that you can participate in virtually. These include:

    • The National Launch Event on Monday, May 1
    • Your Role in Workplace Psychological Health webinar on Tuesday, May 2
    • Fostering an Inclusive Workplace webinar on Wednesday, May 3
    • Midday guided meditation on Thursday, May 4
    Additional information, tools and resources on Workplace Safety and Health Week are found at Safety and Health Week.
    Steps for Life Walk
    Steps for Life - Walking for Families of Workplace Tragedy is a fun 5 km fundraising walk in Thunder Bay on April 30, 2023 to help support families affected by life-altering workplace injuries, illnesses and deaths, members of Threads of Life. For more information, visit Steps for Life 2023 - Thunder Bay.