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Occupational Hygiene - Current and Emerging Issues

Course Type: Complimentary Session
Course Length: 2 hrs
Price: 0.00

Occupational disease represents about $1.5 billion in total Workplace Safety and Insurance Board claim costs, and the proportion has been growing in recent years and is expected to grow in the future. More alarming, the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board statistics indicate that workplace-related fatalities from occupational disease are often double of those from traumatic injuries.

Developing and implementing proactive Occupational Hygiene Program is the key to protecting workers from exposures to chemical, biological and physical agents. A number of new and emerging issues may impact your workplace.

Seminar Overview:

  • The "Working Definition" of Occupational Hygiene – A Systematic Approach
  • How does the Ministry of Labour’s (MOL) Enforcement Strategy affect your hygiene program?
  • Managing Occupational Hygiene Risks
  • Current and Emerging Hygiene-Related Issues:

    o    Confined Space Entry - Still struggling with the Regulation?
    o    Update on the Globally Harmonized System (GHS)!
    o    MOL's Initiative to Update Exposure Limits
    o    Occupational Exposure Limits in the Construction Sector

 Who Should Attend?

  • Health & Safety Personnel
  • Employers
  • Property Managers
  • Facility Managers
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