WHMIS is short for Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System. It is one of the most common health and safety programs in Canada becuase it applies to all Employers. The intent of the regulations are to protect worker safety.
We Belive In Safety, it is what we have in common with every Client we work with. We know the value of education and training, the value of ensuring workers are aware of the hazards in their workplace, and the value of being in compliance with the regulations in the workplace.
An Employer in charge or with responsibility for a workplace has three duties under WHMIS:
These requirements are established under the Federal WHMIS regulations, and implemented and enforced by Provincial and Territorial WHMIS authorities.
These are the 3 versions of WHMIS: