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Joint Occupational Health and Safety Committees Code of Practice

Publication Date: 
June 09 / 2015

A Joint Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) committee is a group made up of an equal number of employer (management) and worker representatives who meet regularly to deal with health and safety issues. They help identify hazards in the workplace and make recommendations to the employer on how to eliminate or control those hazards.