Joint Health and Safety Committee (JHSC) Terms of Reference


Category: Health and Safety
Subject: Joint Health and Safety Committee (JHSC) Terms of Reference 
Division: N/A
Policy Number: CA.56.01.118
Effective Date: Jan. 2009


Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health is an agency which supports the Joint Health and Safety Committee (JHSC).  As an employer, the JHSC will operate as a ‘Multi-workplace Joint Health and Safety Committee” as defined and sanctioned by the Ministry of Labour.  The JHSC represents all workplaces (places of employment) within the geographical jurisdiction the agency. 

  1. Terms of Reference for the JHSC will be developed by the Committee.
  2. Terms of Reference form the foundation for the JHSC.
  3. Terms of Reference will be reviewed on an annual basis and modified as needed.
  4. Terms of Reference can be located on Well-Net in the JHSC folder Terms of Reference.


Carole Desmeules