Workplace Violence Ontario Bill 168
Tuesday, April 27, 2010
at 12:44:37 PM
Workplace Violence Ontario Bill 168 becomes Law on June 1st, 2010. Employers are required by this new Bill 168 to have in place for the protection of workers – Company Workplace Violence Policy posted in the workplace – Copies of this should be provided to all workers – Reporting Obligations to the JH&SC within four days of an occurrence – Bill 168 requires the Employer to assess the risk of violence – implementing a workplace violence prevention program – Employers should know that the Ministry of Labour take the position that Section 25 (2)(H) of the of the Act (OHSA) includes assessing the risk – e-mail email@example.com or call 905-891-3474.