Tag Archives: Occupational Health and Safety

Upcoming Occupational Health and Safety Committee Training

3-Part OH&S Committee Training! Every organization, big or small, requires occupational health & safety representation between the employer and employees. This occurs through a formal Occupational Health & Safety (OH&S) Committee for workplaces with ten or more employees. Training is a legal requirement. The law says Committee co-chairs in Saskatchewan must be trained on the […]

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Occupational Health and Safety Committees & Top Contraventions

Service Hospitality is dedicated to building our members’ capacity to prevent workplace injuries by NOTICING hazards in their workplaces and following applicable health and safety legislation. This safeguards them from legal repercussions and fosters a culture of safety. Below are 3 out of 10  contraventions in 2023 from Saskatchewan Community Service and Hospitality Industries. Our […]

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Safety & Health Week May 6-11th, 2024

Safety and Health Week is a national campaign that occurs annually during the first week of May and aims to focus the attention of employers, employees, partners, and the public on the importance of preventing injury and illness in the workplace, at home, and in the community. The goal is to improve attitudes towards safety, […]

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Compliance Undertaking and Notice of Contraventions – Here’s What You Need to Know!

Have you received a visit from an Occupational Health Officer recently? Were you left with a piece of paper outlining different safety legislation, specific tasks to complete, and deadlines? Did this leave you wondering, “What do I do now?” When an Occupational Health Officer visits your workplace, they can legally inspect all areas of your […]

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Safer Inspections: The Impact of Open-Ended Questions

Keeping our workplace safe is super important! One way we keep our workplace safe is through conducting top-notch workplace safety inspections to check for any possible hazards and make sure everything is A-OK. But did you know that talking about safety is just as important as looking around? Why Conversations about Safety Matter: Worker Engagement: […]

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