A full day of educational sessions
“Managing Contractors-The Hierarchy of Responsibility”
Ruben Goulart, B.A., LL.BA
"The Globally Harmonized System (GHS) of Classification & Labelling of Chemicals"
Neno Testano, Environmental Consultant
"Why is OHS 50 Years Behind Psychological Research? (And Why Does it Matter?)"
Dr. Peter Strahlendorf, B.Sc., LL.B., LL.M., BES, SJD, CRSP, Associate Professor in the School of Occupational & Public Health at Ryerson University in Toronto, President at IQSEM Ltd. (Institute for Quality, Safety & Environmental Management Ltd.)
"Emergency Preparedness & Response for Organizational Resilience"
Michael White, CPP, CRM
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MINISTRY OF LABOUR RELEASES NEW CERTIFICATION TRAINING STANDARDS
Key points you must know
For more information visit the MOL website
Did you know Ontario's mandatory OHS training deadline was July 1st, 2014?
The new regulation to Ontario's Occupational Health & Safety Act requires employers to ensure workers and supervisors complete a basic occupational health & safety awareness training program by July 1, 2014. This regulation applies to all Ontario workplaces, regardless of size or sector. Read more.....
Ministry of Labour inspectors will focus on fall hazards at Construction sites this summer.
Ministry of Labour inspectors will be visiting Industrial workplaces.
The focus areas will include:
Historically, inspectors issue an average of three to four work orders to every workplace visited. In 2013, during 1,813 visits conducted in manufacturing and service sector workplaces, inspectors issued almost 7,000 orders. Included were 133 stop work orders that can shut down production for hours or days at a time.
Are you ready?
Inspectors will ask to see copies of your preventative maintenance program, inspection reports and training records. They want to make sure people are doing what's best for their employees and their business.
How will you respond?
Let us help you prepare for a visit from the MOL.
Call 905.688.9429 Toll Free 1.866.347.7707
Since 2004 Workplace Safety Group has been the "go-to" company for health and safety consulting and training services. Our singular purpose is to help clients achieve injury and illness-free workplaces by demonstrating the significance of health and safety as part of running a profitable and sustainable business.
Can't Get No Traction! Common slip, trip and fall hazards