Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS)
The Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System is a comprehensive plan that provides detailed information on the safe use of hazardous materials used in Canadian workplaces. Information is provided by means of product labels, material safety data sheets (MSDS) and worker education programs.
In the links below, you can find information on how WHMIS applies to your job, as well as to help you identify potential hazards you may encounter on the jobsite. To learn more about WHMIS, please read through the information provided below: