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Timmins Health & Safety Conference

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Timmins Health & Safety Conference

September 5, 2018

timings health and safety conference 2018

Wednesday, September 5

7:00 – 8:00 am
Registration and light breakfast

8:00 – 8:30 am 
Conference opening 

8:30 – 9:30 am
Opening keynote: See something, say something
Candace Carnahan
Motivational Speaker and Workplace Safety Advocate

9:35 – 10:35 am – Select a breakout session

Body language: What are you really saying?
Brett Webb
Culture and Organizational Development Specialist, Workplace Safety North

A look at First Nations culture and health and safety
Gary Martin
Traditional Healer Coordinator, Misiway Community Health

Case Study: Reducing snow removal dump truck powerline contact using box buzzer system
The City of Timmins

10:35 – 11:00 am
Health break and trade show

11:00 – 12:00 pm – Select a breakout session

Learning from a psychosocial education program in wildland firefighters: Applications for northern industries 
Caleb Leduc
Research Development Manager, Centre for Research in Occupational Safety and Health

Climate Assessment and Audit Tool: New predictive approach changing the face of health and safety
Cindy Scheiwek
Culture, Learning and Development, Audit Specialist, Workplace Safety North

Cannabis in the safety-sensitive workplace
Carly Stringer
Lawyer, Stringer Law

12:00 – 1:00 pm
Lunch and trade show

1:00 – 2:00 pm
Panel: Navigating mental health issues in the workplace

Don Langlois
Occupational Health Lead, DMC Mining Services, KGHM Group

Nichole Roy
Mental Health Lead, Northern College of Applied Arts and Technology

Jonathan Zinckel
Wellness Facilitator

2:00 – 3:00 pm
Closing keynote
Marc Lauzier
General Mine Manager, Goldcorp Porcupine Gold Mines

3:00 – 5:00 pm
Trade show and reception


September 5, 2018
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Workplace Safety North (WSN),


Senator Hotel and Conference Centre
14 Mountjoy Street S
Timmins, Ontario Canada
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