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Joint Health and Safety Committees

The Joint Health and Safety Committee, or JHSC for short, is a group of management and labour representatives that meet regularly to discuss Health and Safety issues on McMaster University Main Campus in addition to off-site locations.

List of JHSC committees and committee members.

JHSC Membership List

These individuals also conduct regular inspections of all McMaster work areas to help better identify any safety-related issues that need to be addressed. JHSCs also make recommendations to Senior Management regarding the identification and control of hazards. These recommendations may include building improvements, procedure implementation, training requirements, policies and programs.

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JHSC Materials and Resources Learn More

The McMaster University Joint Health and Safety Committee Tools page has been developed to help the members from each committee better execute their roles.


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JHSC Certification Learn More

Certification training for Joint Health and Safety Committee (JHSC) members.