COVID-19 Prevention Links

Follow these links for more workplace prevention tools and resources, provided by local, national, and international public health, workplace and industry safety organizations.

Canadian Centre for Occupational Health & Safety (CCOHS) free online products and resources

Canadian Mental Health Association of Nova Scotia's Wellness Resource Hub

World Health Organization (WHO) Guidance for schools, workplaces and institutions

Association of Workers Compensation Boards of Canada – Tools from WCBs across Canada

Canadian Standards Association (CSA) Group

In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, the CSA Group has made a selection of relevant standards available for no-fee view access through the online platform CSA Communities.

COVID-19 Response Standards and Handbooks (Canadian Standards Association) 

Staying safe while working from home

View or download our new tip sheet on working safely at home. 







Are your employees working from home? Our Office Ergonomics Resource Guide can help with organizing home work spaces to minimize hazards.

More COVID-19 Workplace Safety and Prevention Resources

Respiratory Hazards safety guidelines 

COVID-19 and Mental Health @ Work

If you have questions about workplace safety and applying Nova Scotia's public health directives in your workplace, contact:

NS Department of Labour and Advanced Education                                       
Occupational Health and Safety Division:
Toll-free: 1-800-952-2687 (24 hours)
Halifax Metro: 902-424-5400