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Date/Time
Date(s) - 28/08/2017 - 30/08/2017
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location
Algonquin Safety Main Office

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Call 705-223-0120 to reserve your seats

Which workplaces require JHSC committees?

Any Ontario business that regularly employs 20 or more employees is required to have a JHSC in place. The Ministry of Labour has implemented a new training standard beginning March 1, 2016.

How many people must be on the JHSC?
Legislative requirement: as per the MOL website

1 to 5 Workers: You are not required to have a JHSC or a health and safety representative unless a designated substance regulation applies to your workplace.

6 to 19 Workers: You are required to have one health and safety representative who is selected by the workers they represent. If a designated substance regulation applies to your workplace, you are required to have a JHSC.

20 to 49 Workers: You are required to have a JHSC. The committee must have at least two (2) members.

50 plus Workers: You are required to have a JHSC. The committee must have at least four (4) members.

For more information on requirements you may call our office at 705-223-0120 or visit https://www.labour.gov.on.ca/engl…/…/pubs/jhsc/jhsc_jhsc.php