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Ontario Tech acknowledges the lands and people of the Mississaugas of Scugog Island First Nation.

We are thankful to be welcome on these lands in friendship. The lands we are situated on are covered by the Williams Treaties and are the traditional territory of the Mississaugas, a branch of the greater Anishinaabeg Nation, including Algonquin, Ojibway, Odawa and Pottawatomi. These lands remain home to many Indigenous nations and peoples.

We acknowledge this land out of respect for the Indigenous nations who have cared for Turtle Island, also called North America, from before the arrival of settler peoples until this day. Most importantly, we acknowledge that the history of these lands has been tainted by poor treatment and a lack of friendship with the First Nations who call them home.

This history is something we are all affected by because we are all treaty people in Canada. We all have a shared history to reflect on, and each of us is affected by this history in different ways. Our past defines our present, but if we move forward as friends and allies, then it does not have to define our future.

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Awareness & Safety Tips

Health and Safety is everyone's responsibility.  Review the topics below to be prepared and be safe.

Winter Safety

Tips

Employees play a key role in preventing slips and falls by being aware of their surroundings.  Get ready for the change in weather conditions by reviewing this Winter Safety Tips Poster.

Preventing Slips, Trips and Falls

When workers hear “falls,” they often think about falling from a ladder, a roof, or high place. However, injuries can also happen when workers fall to the same level they’re standing or walking on. This eLearning module will help learners identify the hazards that can lead to slips, trips and falls from the same level and the controls that can reduce the risk.