Legal Requirements for Safety and Health

Aim

Learn where you stand in terms of Jamaica’s existing and expected legal obligations. Limit your exposure to lawsuits.

Learn

  • How to prepare for Jamaica’s anticipated OSH legislation
  • Your obligations under current law
  • Requirements for contractors, visitors and trespassers

Topics Covered

  • Industry-specific concerns
  • How the law is applied
  • Successful Employee lawsuits in Jamaica
  • How Courts define a breach of the Employer’s duty of care
  • Case studies

Suitable for

  • Business Owners
  • Managers and Supervisors
  • Human Resource Personnel
  • Safety and Health Committee members

Duration

  • 6 hours

Prerequisites

  • None

Assessment

  • Quiz