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Northwestern Health Unit

Health Hazard Investigation

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Description
  • Provides a 24-hour emergency line to report health hazards or obtain information about a health hazard emergency event
  • Identifies and investigates potential health hazards including extreme temperatures, heavy metals, bed bugs etc
  • Takes appropriate steps to eliminate and/or decrease the effects of the health hazards to the community
  • Ensures public health services are delivered during health hazard events
  • Participates on Community Emergency Response Committees to develop, coordinate and monitor plans for communities to follow in emergency situations
  • Partners with Kenora Integrated Pest Management Committee (KIPMC) to monitor pesticide use
Comments
Community Emergency Response Committees located in: Atikokan, Dryden, Ear Falls, Emo, Fort Frances, Ignace, Kenora, Minaki, Pickle Lake, Rainy River, Red Lake, Sioux Lookout and Sioux Narrows
Hours of Operation
Mon
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Tue
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Wed
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Thu
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Fri
8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility
No restrictions
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
November 16, 2020