27 Apr 2021

The National Day of Mourning, held on April 28th in Canada, is a day to remember those who have been killed or suffered an injury or illness due to work. To learn more about this day, visit the WSIB’s website. A list of Day of Mourning virtual ceremonies happening across Ontario can be found on the Workers Health & Safety Centre website.

Occupational exposures to hazards are a significant cause of disease. To learn more about cancer-causing agents in the workplace, read the Burden of Occupational Cancer in Canada Report.