August 2008

 

Your Construction Safety Association of Manitoba extends congratulations to Excel Design & Construction!  They have joined the ranks of COR Certified companies in the Westman Area!  We look forward to working with you in the future!  Keep up the great work!

COR is nationally recognized as the ultimate distinction for construction companies who have implemented an effective safety and health program within their company.

To see a list of COR Certified companies, or for more information on COR Certification, visit our website:  www.constructionsafety.ca.

L to R:  Tilda Dornn (Excel Design & Construction) Jennifer Anderson, Dick McCallum (CSAM), and Rita Dornn (Excel Design & Construction)

 

SUPERVISOR TRAINING

W210 Act, Section 4(2) – Further duties of Employer

W210 Act, Section 4.1 – Duties of Supervisors

A SUPERVISOR is a person who has charge of a workplace or authority over a worker

The employer must ensure that all of their workers are supervised by a person who:

  • Is competent due to knowledge, training, or experience;
  • Can ensure that work is performed in a safe manner, and;
  • Is familiar with the Act and Regulations that apply to their workplace.

Supervisors are required to:

  • Take all reasonable precautions to protect employees under their supervision;
  • Ensure workers under their supervision work in a safe manner and comply with the Act and Regulations;
  • Ensure employees use all devices and wear all clothing / PPE designated by the employer or specified in the Act and Regulation, and;
  • Inform all employees under their supervision of any foreseeable safety and health risks in their work area.

CSAM is pleased to offer a two-day training session – Leadership for Safety Excellence – designed specifically with supervisor duties and responsibilities in mind!  Check out our website for upcoming courses!

 

 

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