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Government of Canada announces four appointments and one reappointment to the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety


GATINEAU, QC, July 4, 2022 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is committed to appointing highly qualified candidates to best serve the interests of Canadians.

Today, the Minister of Labour, Seamus O'Regan Jr., announced four appointments and a reappointment to the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) Council of Governors:

Established in 1978 by the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety Act, the CCOHS aims to promote the well-being of working Canadians by providing information, training, education, management systems and solutions that support health, safety and wellness programs. The tripartite Council of Governors, which represents governments (federal, provincial and territorial), employers and labour, assists in delivering a trustworthy and complete occupational health and safety service, and ensures a balanced approach to workplace health and safety issues.

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"I congratulate the appointees and look forward to working with them. Their knowledge and expertise will be an asset to the CCOHS's tripartite Council of Governors. Together we can and will make our workplaces safer, more fair and inclusive." 
? Minister of Labour, Seamus O'Regan Jr.

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