INSPECTIONS

SECTION 3: INSPECTIONS

Workplace inspections help prevent injuries and illness. Inspections are a shared responsibility between management and employees.

As per the Nova Scotia Occupational Health and Safety Act, employers must conduct regular inspections of the workplace.

This section will help you develop policies and procedures for an effective workplace inspection program.

“Section 28 (2) The program shall include

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(e)(ii)  procedures and schedules for regular inspections”

Section 3 – Program Element