Learn how businesses with 6-19 employees can access free training for their health and safety representative (HSR) with a reimbursement from the Ministry of Labour, Training and Skill Development (2:15). Also, get the latest from the Public Health Agency of Canada on what activities are recommended for fully vaccinated Canadians (4:21). You’ll also hear tips on chemical safety and get 5 questions you should ask about every chemical in your business (9:49). Then, hear how your business’ HSR/JHSC can assist with building inspections and maintenance in the context of the recent condo collapse in Florida. (23:12).
Note: This episode was recorded on July 13, 2021. All information presented was in effect at that time. Please check with your local Public Health unit to confirm up-to-date prevention measures that are in place in your area.
Resources For This Week's Topics
In the News: Small Business Health & Safety Training program / Fully Vaccinated Recommendations/Small Business Health & Safety Training Program
Chemical Management – it’s more than just WHMIS
The Last Word: Building inspections
Contact Workplace Safety & Prevention Services
Have questions? Contact the WSPS Duty Consultant by email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-877-494-WSPS (9777)
Have questions about this podcast or show ideas? We’d love to hear from you! Contact email@example.com