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It’s Your Job Video Contest

It’s Your Job Video Contest Winners 2013/14!

I am pleased to share with you this year’s winners of the Ministry of Labour’s 2013/14 It’s Your Job… Ontario secondary school video contest.   
I am very impressed with the quality of their submissions and I’m sure you will be as well.  All videos clearly illustrate the importance of working safely on the job.
You can view the Ontario winners on our contest page at .
First place (tied): $1,000 for each team and $1,000 for their schools: Grade 11 students of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Secondary School in Mississauga; and Grade 12 students of H. B. Beal Secondary School in London;
Second Place: $750 for the student, $750 for the school: a Grade 12 student at John McCrae Secondary School in Ottawa;
Third Place: $500 for the team, $500 for their school: Grade 10 students at Lockerby Composite School in Sudbury.
You can take part in a Canada-wide vote for your favourite video during North American Occupational Safety and Health Week (NAOSH) taking place between May 4  and May 12. Help choose the It’s Your Job… Canada’s Fan Favourite by voting for your favourite of the winning student videos from across the country, including the Ontario videos. All the videos can be viewed and voted for at: video with the most votes receives $1,000.
Please vote and encourage stakeholders, partners, friends and family to get involved and vote for their Canadian favourites.
Many thanks for your continued support of our youth initiatives.
George Gritziotis
Chief Prevention Officer/ Associate Deputy Minister




Student Injury Preventions Funding

May 1, 2014

Note the latest information release for Round 2 of the Student Injury Preventions Funding. Please review this ministry release and make sure your request of needs through additional funding are known to the Superintendent responsible for completing the survey.



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