OH&S Introduction for JOHS Committee members

Subjects
Occupational Health and Safety
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Workers meeting sitting in circle
Description

A two-day online workshop for HEU worker representatives and alternates on Joint Occupational Health and Safety (JOHS) committees. You will need either the local chairperson or secretary-treasurer to sign or endorse your application.

You’ll learn:

  • to discuss your experiences and examine patterns in OH&S concerns
  • to understand the Workers' Compensation Act and occupational health and safety regulations
  • about the structure, roles, and functions of JOHS Committees
  • how to take action to resolve OH&S concerns at your workplace

Applications are open for the following groups and dates:

  • Group 7 Health Authorities - October 5 and 6, Registration deadline August 24 - EXTENDED
  • Group 8 Long-Term Care (Independents and Affiliates), Community Health, and Community Social Services - October 26 and 27 , Registration deadline September 14 - EXTENDED
  • Group 9 Health Authorities - November 15 and 16, Registration deadline October 4
  • Group 10 Long-Term Care (Independents and Affiliates), Community Health, and Community Social Services - November 23 and 24 , Registration deadline October 12