This web site has been developed by the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) in collaboration with the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work. Its intent is to provide access to OSH information from Canadian government agencies that have responsibilities for OSH and/or workers' compensation.
The following table briefly describes each information category.
|The Welcome page gives a brief introduction to the web site.|
|Current news on safety and health at work is presented. There are links to press releases and OSH events.|
|Information on OSH legislation, standards and guidelines is listed.|
|Links are provided to information on good OSH practice. This includes guidelines, codes of practice, procedures manuals, regulations, and other documents.|
|Research projects and initiatives from government agencies are highlighted.|
|Information on OSH statistics and surveys is available.|
|Descriptions of the OSH systems and infrastructure, and information on programmes and strategies are provided.|
|Various OSH training programs are described.|
|Topic-based collections of OSH information are presented.|
|Links are provided to many OSH publications, e.g. magazines, newsletters, hazard and information alerts, policy documents, bibliographic databases, etc.|
|Read about interactive discussion forums and follow links to the forums.|
The opening page for each information category provides general information and/or information provided by CCOHS.
|Search||Allows you to search any or all of the agencies' sites listed below.|
|Comments||Users may provide comments on the site.|
Clicking on the English EN or French FR link under the header of any page will take you to the English or French version of that page.