The summer is a time when many young people find jobs while they are out of school which means more young workers in the workplace. Young worker safety is crucial as people under the age of 25 are much more likely to be injured on the job. If you’re a young worker use our tips below to keep yourself safe this summer while at work.
It is the responsibility of the worker and the employer to keep everyone safe in the workplace. Young workers: use our 5 tips below to keep yourself safe in the workplace this summer.
Young Worker Safety Tips
To learn more about young worker safety visit the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety’s website here. They have an entire section of their site dedicated to keeping young and new workers safe.
For additional information, visit the Ontario Ministry of Labour website here.
Keep yourself informed and stay safe in the workplace!