Occupational Health and Safety in the Construction Industry
Date(s): November 5, 2020
Duration: Half Day Session
Format: Instructor-led Live Webinar
Time: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Member Price: $300.00 + HST
Non-Member Price: $390.00 + HST
Who Should Attend: Project managers, estimators, project coordinators, specification writers, superintendents, owners/contracting authorities, architects, and engineers.
Construction projects are large, complex, and hazardous. With large groups of people and many levels of authority and supervision, the ability to effectively and efficiently comply with the Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations becomes a challenge. This workshop will provide a legal perspective on the topic and provide some insight into recent rulings.
• Nova Scotia OHS Act & regulations
• Bill C45
• Roles and responsibilities
• Definition of a supervisor
• Building a checklist
• Drug & alcohol policies
• Case studies: recent rulings as they pertain to construction