The 2018 EHS Committee Mini Conference will take place at Lister Centre in the Maple Leaf Room. 

Registration begins at 7:30 am. The program runs from 8:00 am to 12:30 pm. A continental breakfast will be provided.

Conference agenda (more to come!)

7:30 am - 8:00 am Registration & continental breakfast

8:00 am - 8:30 am Welcome and overview of changes to Occupational Health & Safety legislation

8:30 am - 9:30 am  Keynote speaker: Gordon Walsh: Health and Safety Training and Energy Safety Canada

9:30 am - 10:00 am Psychological hazards: Evelyn Hamdon: Acting Director, Office of Safe Disclosure & Human Rights

10:00 am - 10:30 am Break and refreshments

10:30 am - 11:15 am Activity: Implementing OHS changes in the workplace

11:15 am - 11:30 am Incident reporting: overview

11:30 am - 11:45 am Contractor management: overview

11:45 am - 12:00 pm Presentation of 2018 EHS Committee Award

12:00 pm - 12:30 pm Q&A/Concluding remarks

Apply for the EHS Committee Award!

Has your EHS committee advanced environment, health, and safety best practices in your faculty or department? Apply for the EHS Committee Award. The winning committee will be announced at the EHS Committee Mini Conference on October 25, 2018.

Congratulations to the Faculty of Physical Education & Recreation EHS Committee -- winners of the 2017 EHS Committee Award for excellence in fostering an environmentally-responsible, healthy, and safety workplace.