In light of public health guidance regarding COVID-19, the International Organizing Committee (IOC) has taken the difficult decision to postpone the XXII World Congress on Safety and Health at Work to September 19-22, 2021 (from October 4-7, 2020). Please visit the World Congress website for more information.
Canada is hosting a global workplace health and safety congress in 2021.
The Institute for Work & Health (IWH) and the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) are the national co-hosts of the XXII World Congress on Safety and Health at Work, being held in Toronto September 19-22, 2021. The World Congress, sponsored by the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the International Social Security Association (ISSA), is the world’s largest event for the international occupational health and safety community.
The theme of the 2021 World Congress is Prevention in the Connected Age: Global solutions to achieve safe and healthy work for all.
More information on the 2021 World Congress on Safety and Health at Work can be found at: safety2021canada.com.