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Council Of The Canadian Centre For Occupational Health And Safety

Ministry
Labour, Training and Skills Development
URL
www.ccohs.ca/
Address
135 HUNTER STREET EAST
HAMILTON
L8N1M5
Phone
1(905)572-2981
Fax
1 (905) 572 2206
Background
Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety Act, R.S.C., 1985, c. C-13 (opens a new window)
Function

The council was established under federal legislation and promotes the fundamental right of Canadians to a healthy and safe working environment.

Membership

The tripartite council, representing government, employers and labour, is composed of the chair and thirty-nine members. The Lieutenant Governor in Council appoints one representative of the Government of Ontario.

Term

Members of the council, known as governors, are appointed to hold office during pleasure for terms not exceeding four years. Members usually serve for three years. A person who has served two consecutive terms as a member is not, during the twelve months following the completion of the second term, eligible to be re-appointed to the council, except as chair.

Meetings
The council meets three times a year.
Remuneration

Appointees do not receive remuneration.

Appointments & Vacancies

No. Position Member Term Location
1. Member (Part-Time) RODNEY COOK
26-Nov-2020 - N/A
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