Industrial Establishments Regulation Amendment Proposal

The Ministry of Labour is in the process of proposing a number of amendments to the Industrial Regulation 851 under the OH&S Act. Industrial Regulation 851 covers a variety of different workplaces including factories, offices and office buildings, shops, arenas, restaurants and logging operations. (1)The ministry has prepared a consultation paper for public review and

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Ministry of Labours Provincial Initiatives 2017-18 / Roles & Responsibilities

Each year the Ministry of Labour schedules inspection blitzes and provincial initiatives in specific sectors to protect workers' rights under both the Occupational Health and Safety Act and the Employment Standards Act, and enhance employers' awareness of their responsibilities. Roles and responsibilities The Employer The employer, typically represented by senior management, has the greatest responsibilities

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