WORKPLACE SAFETY ACTION PLAN
Workplace Safety Action Plan for Nova Scotia’s Health Care and Community Services Sectors
Draft content and tools for workplace health and safety programs can be found by clicking on the bulleted links below! All sector stakeholders are encouraged to take the time to read and then provide feedback / comments on these documents:
Initial documents related to Workplace Violence Prevention will be available for review & comment soon.
Initial documents related to Safe Handling and Mobility will be available for review and comment soon.
Action Plan Partners
Sector Safety Tips
For workers in the health and community care sectors, hazards are diverse. They range from driving hazards in visiting home-care clients, to the many ergonomic challenges that come with the requirement to lift and transfer patients, to biological hazards, and many more.