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Young Workers Zone

New to the Working World? You're in the Right Zone!

Welcome to the Young Workers Zone, designed to help you stay healthy and safe at work. Get the information and tools you need in order to venture into the work world on a safe footing.

Young Workers: Discover what you need to know about staying safe in the working world.  Parents: Times have changed. Workplaces have changed. Help your young worker to be prepared.
Teachers: Bring workplace health and safety to the front of the class with these activities, handouts, quizzes, and tools.   Employers: Are you doing all you can to keep young workers safe? Find out!
It's Your Job - Student Video Contest

Use your creativity to develop an original video that can be used in social media to illustrate the importance of working safely on the job.

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Health and Safety: Teaching Tools

Notes, activities, handouts, slides, tests and links to assist educators

Know Your Worker Rights

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