Occupational Health and Safety Policies and Procedures: Statement, and Health & Safety Training

The Statement of health and safety principles and responsibilities indicates the committment of the board and management to the protection all personnel from injury or occupational disease. It notes that Ontario’s Occupational Health and Safety Act is built up the principle that employees and employers must act together to ensure a healthy and safe work environment and that all personnel will protect their own health and safety by working in compliance with the law and safe practices and established procedures.

The Health and Safety Training policy outlines the training that all employees receive to ensure that they receive the proper orientation and ongoing training necessary for maintaining a safe and healthy work environment. Related Policies and Procedures are noted.

Publication Date: 
2013
Sponsor: 
Somerset West Community Health Centre