Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee Sample Clauses

Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee. The Employer and the Union recognize the role of the joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee in promoting a safe and healthful workplace. The parties agree that a Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee shall be established for each Employer covered by this Collective Agreement. The Committee shall govern itself in accordance with the provisions of the Industrial Health and Safety Regulations made pursuant to the WorkersCompensation Act. The Committee shall be as between the Employer and the Union, with equal representation, and with each party appointing its own representatives. Representatives of the Union shall be chosen by the Union membership or appointed by the Union. All minutes of the meetings of the Joint Occupational Health & Safety Committee will be recorded in a mutually agreeable format and will be sent to the Union. The Union further agrees to actively pursue with the other Health Care Unions a Joint Union Committee for the purposes of this Article. The Employer agrees to provide or cause to be provided to Employer members of the Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee adequate training and orientation to the duties and responsibilities of committee members to allow the incumbents to fulfil those duties competently. The Union agrees to provide or cause to be provided to Union members of the Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee adequate training and orientation to the duties and responsibilities of committee members to allow the incumbents to fulfil those duties competently. Such training and orientation shall take place within six (6) months of taking office.
Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee. (a) The Hospital and the Association agree that they mutually desire to maintain standards of safety and health in the hospital in order to prevent accidents, injury and illness.
Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee. The Hospital will recognize one (1) bargaining unit employee of the Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee. When a regular member of the Committee is not available, she or he may be replaced by an alternate, appointed by the Association.
Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee. The parties agree that the intent of this Agreement is to ensure that all employees shall have the maximum possible access to the Occupational Health and Safety Committee structure. To this end, a Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee will be established as required by WCB Regulations and will operate as outlined below.
Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee. (a) The Employer agrees to the establishment of a single Joint Health and Safety Committee comprised of equal representation of the Union and the Employer in accordance with the Act.
Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee. A Joint Union/Employer Committee shall be established. It shall be composed of two (2) representatives named by the Union and two (2) representatives named by the Employer. One representative from each side shall serve as co-chairs. The Employer will provide the Committee with a person to be the recording secretary. The recording secretary will be responsible for the minutes and will not have a voice or vote on the Committee. The Health and Safety Committee shall meet regularly at least once each month. In addition, the Committee shall hold meetings, upon mutual agreement of the Union and the Employer, to deal with unsafe, hazardous or dangerous conditions. Meetings shall be scheduled during normal hours of operation. Representatives of the Union shall suffer no loss of pay for attending such meetings, jobsite inspections or accident/incident investigations. Minutes of all Health and Safety Committee meetings shall be kept, and copies of such minutes shall be sent to the Employer, the Union and the WorkersCompensation Board, and a copy shall be posted on the Union bulletin board. All recommendations and requests from the joint Health and Safety Committee shall be followed up by the co-chairs, who shall report thereon to the Committee. The Union representatives on the Health and Safety Committee shall be entitled to five (5) days paid Educational Leave to attend seminars, workshops, and/or training sessions sponsored by the Union or a government agency or department for instruction and/or upgrading on health and safety matters.
Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee. (a) The Employer and the Union agree to recognize the Joint Health and Safety Committees and the right of the committees to represent the nurses in all matters dealing with Health and Safety subject to the Occupational Health and Safety Act of Ontario 1990 RSO.
Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee. (a) A joint occupational health and safety committee shall be established. Union representatives shall be appointed by the Union and the employer representatives shall be appointed by the Employer. The Committee shall meet, in accordance with the Industrial Health and Safety Regulations, to make recommendations on unsafe, hazardous or dangerous conditions with the aim of preventing and reducing risk of occupational injury and illness. A copy of all minutes of the meetings of the Committee shall be sent to the Union and the Employer.
Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committee. The parties agree that there shall be established a Joint Occupational Health & Safety Committee (J.O.H.S.C.) to comply with the provisions of the Ontario Occupational Health & Safety Act. Members of the Joint Committee shall not suffer any loss in pay for time spent at J.O.H.S.C. meetings.