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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)
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.
Non-medical masks and face coverings: About - Government of Canada
How to wear a non-medical mask or face covering properly - Government of Canada
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