Sticky note with Safety first textAre you safe at work? Why is health and safety awareness important?

  • It could save your life!
  • Proper training is vital for your safety and could prevent you from getting injured.
  • You need to be aware of potential hazards in the workplace.
  • You need to help others become aware.
  • You need to know what protection and compensation are available to you.

Workplace Safety and Health enforces The Workplace Safety and Health Act and its associated regulations in order to protect the safety and health of workers in Manitoba. Southern Health- Santé Sud focuses on improving legislative compliance in order to eliminate workplace fatalities, injuries and illnesses.

Observation, learning, and experience are the keys to recognizing potential safety hazards in the workplace!