On-Demand Webinar: The Role of the HR Professional in Health and Safety

Date and Time

Starts:04/09/2015 12:00 AM

Ends:04/09/2056 11:30 PM

Event Type: Webcast

1 Hour Hour(s)


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This live webinar provides a comprehensive overview of Ontario workplaces’ health and safety obligations under the OHS Act and examines how HR professionals can support the internal responsibility system (IRS)--the foundation of Ontario's approach to health and safety.

Learning objectives:

<  The duties of the employers, supervisors and workers under the Occupational Health & Safety Act

<  The role of the HR Professional in the internal responsibility system (IRS)

<  How to recognize, assess and control workplace hazards and how to evaluate those controls

<  Sources of information on health and safety; how the HR Professional can stay current and what’s new in health and safety legislation.

Who should attend:

This training is applicable to all Ontario workplaces and is specifically designed for the HR Professional in order to improve their health and safety knowledge.

Speaker bio(s)
Carolyn Cuthbertson

Carolyn Cuthbertson has extensive experience in developing policies and procedures, helping resolve specific issues through consulting and delivering training. Prior to joining PSHSA in 2008, she held positions as an occupational hygienist for both private and public sector organizations. Carolyn is a member of the Occupational Hygiene Association of Ontario.