May 27: Safety Initiatives Launched to Protect Young Workers

Younger Workers Using a Forklift

The MOL launched several initiatives to protect young workers in seasonal, part-time or temporary employment, including:

  • Two province-wide inspection blitzes on OHS and employment standards
  • “It’s Your Job,” an online video contest encouraging young workers to speak out about their workplace rights
  • “Bring Safety Home,” a campaign targeting parents and other networks of young people
  • The creation of #safe4life, a youth-driven digital media campaign.