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Community of Safe Practice (COSP) Working Group for the Long Term Care, Home Care and Disability Support Sectors

To be presented via Zoom

A detailed agenda and link to the Zoom platform will be sent out to confirmed registrants prior to the event.

Agenda Topics:

  • ‘tis the Season: Preventing Slips, Trips and Falls – presented by WCB

Slips, Trips, and Falls are a major source of injury in Nova Scotia, particularly in the winter months.  Kelly Johnston-Noseworthy and Marlene Grace will share some interesting facts and figures, as well as prevention tips to help keep your employees safe.

  • Update on the DLSI and AWARE-NS initiative for the LTC, Home Care and Disability Support Sectors – presented by DLSI and AWARE-NS
  • Open discussion: What do you hope to gain from future COSP meetings?

Who should attend: Individuals who oversee or are responsible for Occupational Health and Safety (i.e., Senior Leadership, Managers, JOHS Co-Chairs)

Introduction to COSP

The Community of Safe Practice (COSP) Program serves to establish formal peer-to-peer safety support networks and is designed to make prevention an integral part of health and community services workplaces in Nova Scotia. The COSP program recognizes organizations that make the prevention of workplace injuries and illnesses a daily habit by building it into their current management systems. It is based on the premise that an integrated workplace health and safety program will promote organizational excellence.


Bookings are closed for this event.