This infographic on respirator use was developed by Workplace Safety North.
Lung cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in Canada (excluding non-melanoma skin cancers). It is the leading cause of death from cancer for both men and women in Canada. Click here to read more Estimated Canadian Lung Cancer Statistics 2017. Visit Canadian Cancer Society for more cancer information.
The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) released the IARC Monographs volume 113 on the insecticides dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT) and gamma-hexachlorocyclohexane (lindane) and the herbicide 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D) by online. Click here to read IARC Monographs Volume 113
The International Agency for Research on Cancer, 2017.
The MOL develops and enforces labour legislation.
CCS is a national, community-based organization whose mission is the eradication of cancer.
Cancer Care Ontario is the Ontario government’s principal cancer advisor.
WHSC provides health and safety training to workplaces in Ontario.
OHCOW provides occupational health services and information to workers in Ontario.
The International Agency for Research on Cancer, 2016.