What is IRS?
IRS is a legal philosophy underpinning Canadian safety law that says everyone at the workplace has and shares responsibility for health and safety. Nova Scotia safety law says everyone shares responsibility for health and safety to the extent of their workplace authority and ability.
In this course you will learn:
- Your Rights and Responsibilities in the Work Place
- Employer Responsibilities in the Work Place
- How the IRS (Internal Responsibility System) helps to Protect Everyone at Work
- Simple Acts everyone can take to Protect Themselves an their Co-Worker
The IRS is supported and monitored by the OHS Division of Nova Scotia’s Department of Labor and Advanced Education.