How To Comply With The New Occupational Health And Safety Regulations

How To Comply With The New Occupational Health And Safety Regulations

At Devry Smith Frank LLP’s Health and Safety Seminar,  employment lawyer Meghan Ferguson covers important tips to remember in order to comply with the new occupational health and safety regulations that requires that every business must follow thorough health and safety training.

–          Train your workers in compliance with the occupational health and safety act

–          Do the training from the top down from management to the workers

–           Directors can be fined up to $25 000 or jailed for 12 months for failing to comply with the occupational health and safety act.

–          Report all hazards and injuries

–          Train employers on work refusals

–          You need to make sure your employees are trained on occupational illness

–          WHMIS and common workplace hazard training is also paramount

Ferguson covers all of these important topics and more regarding the new occupational health and safety regulations.

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