Lorna Hamilton - Chairperson (Health)
Mike Calow (Public Service)
Tao Dong (Crowns)
Diane Langlois (Education)
Damara Seudath (Community Services)
Patty Weber (Retail Regulatory)
Vacant (Human Rights/Equity)
lbuchinski [at] sgeu [dot] org (Larry Buchinski) - Staff Advisor (tel. no. 775.7245)
Do you need prizes for your NAOSH week event? Contact your OH&S Standing Committee Representative with details of your event and they will be happy to give you some prizes.
Please visit www.NAOSH.org for additional information regarding NAOSH Week.
The 2015 SGEU Occupational Health and Safety Scholarship of $500 is available to all SGEU members in good standing, their spouses or dependents.
Application Deadline is August 31, 2015.
Saskatchewan Federation of Labour OH&S Conference Application Form (Ramada Plaza, Saskatoon) - September 9-11, 2015.
Application Deadline is June 5, 2015.
Courses are offered in english and french and are free of charge but registration is required in order to keep users aware of changes to the courses.
If you are an active workplace OH&S committee member and have not already registered, please complete and submit the SGEU Elected Position Registration Form. Please ensure your form is authorized by local signing authority.
In passing its own Occupational Health and Safety Act, Saskatchewan institutes the concept of internal responsibility system by making health and safety a joint responsibility of employer and employees and requiring the establishment of joint health and safety committees. It enshrines three fundamental rights of workers:
Please view the link below for the video in regards to Bill C-4 and also, please note the petition as well. There have already been 7,000 people fill out letters to the MPs, so please circulate as widely as possible.
English Petition: http://www.canadianlabour.ca/right-to-refuse-unsafe-work
French Petition: http://www.congresdutravail.ca/droit-de-refuser-travail-dangereux