Office of the Chief Risk Office is celebrating and promoting its programs and initiatives during May with events recognizing NAOSH Week (North American Occupational Safety and Health).
On July 1, 2015, WorkplaceNL introduced new guidelines that required Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Committees, Worker Health and Safety (WHS) Representatives and Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) Designates to re-certify every three years.
The Office of the Chief Risk Officer has developed a pan-university Hearing Conservation Program. This document will provide guidance for those at the University who are potentially exposed to high noise levels.
Contractor Safety Management procedure consultation
THe Office of the Chief Risk Officer and Facilities Management has developed a university-wide Contractor Safety Management procedure. This document will provide guidance for contractor safety management at the university. The proposed draft procedure is currently available for consultation.
Members of theuniversity community are invited to review the procedure. Feedback is welcome and may be directed to Environmental Health and Safety (firstname.lastname@example.org) until Nov.1.
The Office of the Chief Risk Officer has developed a university-wide Health and Safety Management System manual. This document will provide guidance for environmental health and safety at the University. The proposed draft manual is currently available for consultation. Members of the University community are invited to review the draft manual here .
Feedback is welcomed and may be directed to Environmental Health and Safety (email@example.com), until October 9, 2017.
Health and safety officials at Memorial University lifted the drinking water restrictions that were implemented on the St. John’s campus this summer.
For more information and too view our latest water sample chart, visitwww.mun.ca/health_safety/Waterqualityupdate.php.
Memorial University has a new automated external defibrillator (AED) installed in every building on campus.
“It is so important for us to lead from the top down to establish a culture of health and safety at the university.”
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