Health and Safety Management System (HSMS) Elements

Health and Safety Management System (HSMS) element consultation

The Office of the Chief Risk Officer has developed pan-university elements to supplement the previously approved HSMS manual. The elements outline individual roles and responsibilities and provide oversight and guidance on element implementation. The proposed elements are currently available for consultation.

Members of the university community are invited to review them here:
Document and Record Management
Competency, Training and Awareness
Hazard Identification and Risk Management
Incident Management
• Contractor Management (consultation closed Nov 1 2017)

Feedback is welcomed and may be directed to Environmental Health and Safety (, until August 3rd, 2018.


Environmental Health & Safety

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000