Healthcare-Related Occupational Health and Safety Websites

Public Services Health & Safety Association of Ontario


Health and Safety Ontario


Canadian Government Departments Responsible for OH&S

Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety

Health Canada

World Health Organization - Patient Safety Solutions

Canadian Society of Safety Engineering (CSSE)

CSA Standards for Healthcare

Public Health Agency of Canada

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

Hazards at Health Care Facilities / OSHA U.S.A.

Canada's National Occupational Health and Safety Website

Public Safety Canada

Human Resources and Social Development Canada - Workplace Health and Safety

Environment Canada

Department of Justice Canada

Canadian Red Cross

Manitoba Labour and Imigration - Workplace Safety and Health

Nova Scotia Environment and Labour - Health and Safety

Work Safe BC

Ministry of Labour Ontario - Health and Safety

Saskatchewan Advanced Education, Employment and Labour

Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety - The Health and Safety Report (electronic newsletter)

Institute for Work & Health

Occupational Health & Safety Agency for Healthcare in BC

ACGIHĂ - Sites Useful for the Occupational Health and Safety Professional

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (U.S.) - Healthcare Workers

Occupational Safety & Health Administration (U.S.) - Healthcare Facilities


Occupational Safety & Health Administration - Publications (U.S.)


Community And Hospital Infection Control Association (Canada) - Links and Resources

World Health Organization

Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.) - Workplace Safety and Health

Quebec Occupational Health and Safety Research Institute (IRSST)

The American Nurses Association

Canadian Occupational Health Nurses Association

Ontario Occupational Health Nurses Association

The Occupational Health Nurses Association of Nova Scotia

Occupational Health for Health Care Workers - Raymond Agius
Professor of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University of Manchester School of Medicine

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

The National Safety Council

Technical Standards and Safety Act, 2000 (Ontario)

Ontario Human Rights Commission

Canadian Human Rights Act ( R.S., 1985, c. H-6 )


Public Hospitals Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. P.40 (Ontario)

Technical Standards and Safety Authority


Institute for Healthcare Improvement


International Hazard Datasheets on Occupation

International Occupational Safety and Health Information Centre

American Society for Healthcare Engineering


The Joint Commission

The Joint Commission has been accrediting U.S. hospitals for more than 50 years. Its accreditation is a nationwide seal of approval that indicates a hospital meets high performance standards

Ontario Hospital Association


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