Sault Ste Marie Chamber Of Commerce

Your Recognized Voice of Business in Sault Ste Marie

Health & Safety Training for Small Business Owners

Starts: 2014-09-08 Ends: 2014-09-08

Health & Safety Training for Small Business Owners

September 8, 2014, September 15, 2014, September 22, 2014

From 9:00 am to 1:00 pm at Great Lakes Honda, 415 Pim Street.

Details:

The Safe Communities Incentive Program is a voluntary incentive program geared to small business owners ($90,000 or less in WSIB premiums).  The objectives of the program are to build general awareness of health and safety obligations/risk management and to encourage implementation and management of health and safety and return to work activities in the workplace. By attending in-class training sessions and completing program requirements employers receive a one-time 5% rebate.

Over three separate four-hour sessions you’ll learn how to:

•Develop and manage an effective health and safety program

•Develop and implement a health and safety action plan and policy

•Create a return to work program

•Reduce injury and illness costs and property losses”

You are eligible to join SCIP if your company:

  • Is registered as a Schedule 1 employer and is in good standing with the WSIB
  • Pays $90,000 or less in WSIB premiums per year
  • Is not part of the Safety Groups Program and has not participated in SCIP in the past

To Register contact Paula_andrade@wsib.on.ca

For more information:  http://www.wsib.on.ca/en/community/WSIB/ArticleDetail?vgnextoid=7e07e35c819d7210VgnVCM100000449c710aRCRD