Use Your Rights

Workers have health and safety rights in the workplace provided by law. During the pandemic, make sure you know your rights and how to use them.

Use Your Rights – PDF


Local government agencies responsible for workplace health and safety


SafeWork Manitoba

Manitoba Workplace Safety and Health


The Workplace Safety and Insurance Board

Ontario’s occupational health and safety system

British Columbia:

British Columbia’s occupational health and safety system



Workers Compensation Board of Alberta

Alberta’s Occupational Health and Safety


Work Safe Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan Workers Compensation Board

Saskatchewan Workplace Safety and Labour Relations

New Brunswick:

Work Safe NB

Workers’ Advocates

Newfoundland and Labrador:

Workplace Health, Safety and Compensation Review Division and others

Workplace Newfoundland and Labrador

Nova Scotia:

Workers Compensation of Nova Scotia

Workplace Safety and Insurance System Nova Scotia (WSIS)

Princess Edward Island:

Workers Compensation Board of Prince Edward Island

Occupational Health and Safety Advisory Council


CSST Quebec – Workers Compensation

Workplace Protection in Quebec

Canadian Centre of Occupational Health and Safety


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Feb 26th RSI Day Free Virtual Event - Making the Link Between Psychosocial Factors & Musculoskeletal Injuries (MSI)

Feb 26, 2021 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Occupational Health Centre hosts the RSI Day Free Virtual Event on February 26th

Making the Link Between Psychosocial Factors & Musculoskeletal Injuries (MSI)

Presentation 1: 

Dwayne Van Eerd, Scientist, Institute for Work & Health

(MSI and Psychosocial Hazards in the Workplace: A Brief Timeline)

Presentation 2:

John Oudyk, Occupational Hygienist, Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers

(Measuring Psychosocial Factors in the Workplace using the StressAssess Online Survey Tool)

Presentation 3: 

Theo Heineman, President/CEO, & Gynelle Pakulak, Certified Ergonomic Specialist

1Life Workplace Safety Solutions   

 (Neuroscience of Psychosocial Risk Factors and MSI)

Presentation 4: 

Geoffrey Thompson, OHN, Occupational Health Centre

(Building a Culture of Psychological Safety)


The event will include presentations with Q & A sessions and breaks

* Registration Required *

Please register your participation by sending an email to:

(Zoom Login information will be sent out closer to the event date)

Register for a chance to win a SAFE Work Manitoba fleece jacket


Event Support Provided by: