WHMIS After GHS

Plans are well under way to begin the transition to the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GSH) here in Canada.  The following resources will ensure you stay up to date and help you prepare for this transition in your workplace. 

Government of Canada Backgrounder - View Here

Now LIVE!  WHMIS.org website portal; several resources will be available to keep you updated on changes brought about by GHS for workers, employers and suppliers. 


Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) - Resources

WHMIS After GHS: An Introduction - FREE Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety E-Course

WHMIS After GHS Fact Sheets: FREE

GHS Pictogram: Printable POSTER - FREE pdf


Health Canada Resources

WHMIS Transition Dates pdf

Health Canada Website 

Canada's Implementation of the Globally Harmonized System (GHS) for Workplace Chemicals - Free Health Canada E-Course


WorkSafe Saskatchewan

WorkSafe Website - GHS specific section with up to date information as implementation continues in Saskatchewan


Other Resources

FAQ and Answers on GHS

This video provides a very good overview of responsibilities regarding global harmonization.