Safety and health

Compliance with Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act is not just about ramps and accessible doors. Find out what it means to you.

This guides provides information on the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disability Act that is of interest to businesses in Ontario and businesses in other jurisdictions researching accessibility standards. Resource is available in English. Le contenu n’est pas disponible en français. Pour consulter cette ressource en anglais, suivez le lien.

Guarding minds at work

This website provides a comprehensive set of resources designed to protect and promote psychological health and safety in the workplace. This PDF resource is available in English. Le contenu n’est pas disponible en français. Pour consulter cette ressource en anglais, suivez le lien. Please note that some content and PDFs are referenced on our site through third-party links and we cannot guarantee the accessibility of that content.

Mental health at work

This fact sheet raises awareness of the importance of including mental health in business models at all levels of the workplace. Resource is available in English and French. 

Emergency preparedness: New rules if you employ people with disabilities

This guide provides businesses with emergency preparedness obligations for helping people with disabilities and everyone. It is Ontario focused however tips on safely evacuating employees with disabilities are applicable to any workplace. Resource is available in English. Le contenu n’est pas disponible en français. Pour consulter cette ressource en anglais, suivez le lien.

Consensus based disability management audit

This website provides a tool that measures disability management program performance in a range of large and small workplace settings, both in the private and public sectors. Additional resources on this website include: Disability management in the workplace: A guide to establishing a joint workplace program and code of practice for disability management: describing effective benchmarks for the creation of workplace-based disability management programs. Resources are available in English. Le contenu n’est pas disponible en français. Pour consulter cette ressource en anglais, suivez le lien.