Legal Responsibilities in the Workplace
According to the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA), employers and employees are obligated to fulfill certain health and safety responsibilities in the workplace.
- This is a link to the Occupational Health and Safety Act. Part III of the Act is about responsibilities. Sections 25-28 refer to employers, supervisors and workers.
- OHSA Guide (PDF)
- This is a less formal guide about the OHSA. Section 6 discusses employer and employee responsibilities.
- Risk Management Manual (RMM)
- The Risk Management Manual also contains responsibilities specifically related to McMaster University.