Mining webinar: Be prepared for provincial inspection blitz - Emergency Preparedness Self-Audit

Publication Type: 
Webinar Presentations
Topic: 
General Safety
Emergency Preparedness
Language: 
English

Mining webinar: Be prepared for upcoming provincial inspection blitz - Emergency Preparedness Self-Audit

On December 16, 2019, the Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development (MLTSD) and Workplace Safety North co-hosted a webinar regarding the upcoming provincial health and safety inspection blitz on the Emergency Preparedness Self-Audit.
 
From to December 16, 2019 to March 27, 2020, the MOL will conduct a provincial inspection blitz regarding the Emergency Preparedness Self-Audit in underground, surface and diamond drilling operations.
Topics included:
  • Overview and rationale
  • Sectors, workplace, and inspection areas of focus (fires, fire drills, escapeways, secondary access, checks for risk registry for potential emergencies and mine rescue, refuge stations, remote site work and emergency preparedness)
  • Occupational Health and Safety Act and regulations
  • Resource information
Related resources:
Emergency Preparedness Self-Audit - Ontario Mine Rescue