OHS - Legislation - Acts and Regulations

(XOHS011Z1)

IThe Legislation: Acts & Regulations course introduces students to the complex tangle of legislation, guidelines, and regulations that today's OH&S practitioners encounter today. The course helps you unravel the confusion by identifying key pieces of federal and provincial legislation, such as the Workers Compensation Act and Bill C-45. The course also examines the role of important safety organizations, such as WorkSafeBC, the BC Safety Authority, and the Employers' Advisers Office.

Learning Outcomes
  • Explain occupational health and safety law in different Canadian jurisdictions
  • Distinguish between the different OH&S responsibilities of employers, workers, agencies, and the government
  • Identify applicable OH&S standards and guidelines, code, and acts
  • Discuss specific legislation, such as the Mines Act and Bill C-45, and apply the concept of due diligence.

Prerequisites: N/A

Requirements: PC is Recommended for better user experience. Mac is also supported. Browser Edge is not fully supported.

Textbook:  Occupational Health and Safety; Theory, Strategy and Industry Practice Author - Dianne E.G. Dyck Publisher - Lexis Nexis, 2015 ISBN - 978-0-433-47896-6

http://www.bookstore.unbc.ca/buy_main.asp

(You will use this book for all of the courses)

Price: $765.00
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