MRO Magazine

OH&S due diligence, the elusive standard (Part 2)


Industry

February 26, 2009
By PEM Magazine

The Canadian Occupational health and safety (OH&S) environment has, for years, involved astoundingly high corporate and individual penalties and negative publicity for OH&S violators. Corporate sentences in the hundreds of thousands of dollars have often been imposed. Supervisors, managers and workers have been fined and jailed. This second of a three-part series on OH&S due diligence fundamentals examines further key aspects of OH&S due diligence standards to prevent workplace tragedies and OH&S penalties.