Ontario Ministry of Labour

The Ministry of Labour's mission is to advance safe, fair, and harmonious workplace practices that are essential to the social and economic well-being of the people of Ontario.

Employment Standards Information Centre

GTA: 416-326-7160
Canada-wide: 1-800-531-5551
TTY: 1-866-567-8893

Need other languages?

The Employment Standards Information Centre (1-800-531-5551) provides service in 23 different languages – from Arabic to Vietnamese.

Occupational Health and Safety

  • Report incidents, critical injuries or fatalities.
    If this is an emergency call 911 immediately.
  • Workplace health and safety inquiries.
    Have you checked our online resources?
  • Report unsafe work practices by calling the Contact Centre, 1-877-202-0008

Need other languages?

The Health and Safety Contact Centre (1-877-202-0008) provides service in 23 different languages – from Arabic to Vietnamese.

Ministry of Labour Health & Safety Contact Centre

Toll-free: 1-877-202-0008
TTY: 1-855-653-9260
Fax: 905-577-1316

  • Call any time to report critical injuries, fatalities or work refusals.
  • Call 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday, for general inquiries about workplace health and safety.
  • In an emergency, always call 911 immediately.