Excerpts from the OH&S Canada Magazine

Provincial health and safety inspection are in no danger of becoming privatized, says Peter Fonseca, Ontario’s Labour Minister.

Concerns surrounding the privatization of OH&S inspections have been raised by the Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) which represents the provincial inspectors currently housed in the MOL.

An ongoing review of Ontario’s OH&S system – lead by Tony Dean, a former Deputy Labour Minister, and supported by a multi-stakeholder panel – is what captured the attention of the union.