The Joint Health and Safety Committee (JHSC) represents the Faculty of Engineering in all matters of health and safety designated under the OHSA.
Purpose of the Committee
- To support the Central Joint Health and Safety Committee (CJHSC) by conducting workplace inspections, safety audits and investigations and by filing copies of minutes of meetings with the CJH.
- To support the Internal Responsibility System (IRS) and provide a mechanism for joint resolution of unresolved occupational health and safety issues in the workplace.
- To ensure compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA).
For more information visit http://www.eng.mcmaster.ca/jhsc/