Other OHS Organizations and Associations2021-05-13T15:33:28-04:00
Association of Canadian Ergonomists (ACE)
The Association of Canadian Ergonomists (ACE) is a bilingual, professional association of individuals and organizations with a common interest in advancing ergonomics and human factors knowledge and practice.
Centre of Research Expertise for the Prevention of Musculoskeletal Disorders (CRE-MSD)
Research institute focused on research to improve the understanding of and prevention of work-related musculoskeletal disorders.
The Centre for Research Expertise in Occupational Disease (CREOD)
A research center that looks into the full spectrum of understanding and prevention of occupational disease from exposure assessment to return-to-work protocols.
Infrastructure Health & Safety Association (IHSA)
Organization providing resources and training for controlling and eliminating safety hazards in work environments for transportation, electricity, and construction sectors
Institute for Work & Health (IHW)
Research organization focused on preventing work-place injuries and illnesses while also promoting work-function recovery.
Also known as Ontario’s Mining Supply & Services Association, Mine Connect is an innovative association that aims to be a global leader in mining supplies.
NORCAT provides skills labour training, invests in tech start ups, and is a worldwide leader in mining virtual reality technology which is used for simulation training.
Occupational Cancer Research Centre (OCRC)
Organization focused on researching the causes and prevention of occupation-related cancer.
Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers (OHCOW)
Made up of interdisciplinary teams, OHCOW provides comprehensive occupational health services to support Ontario works at multiple clinics across the province. Their goal is to promote the highest degree of physical, mental and social well-being for all workers.
Ontario Medical Association (OMA)
Representing Ontario’s physicians, this organization advocates for the well-being of doctors and the health of Ontarians.
Public Services Health and Safety Association (PSHSA)
PSHSA is a government funded association that aims to provide training, consulting, and resources to reduce workplace risks and prevent occupational injuries and illnesses.
Workplace Safety North (WSN)
A not-for-profit association providing workplace health and safety training and services for the mining and forest products industries with a focus on organizations in Northern Ontario.
Workplace Safety & Prevention Services (WSPS)
The largest health and safety association in Ontario, offering training, consulting, and conferences for manufacturing, agricultural, and service sectors.