Employers have a duty to protect workers from hazards they know or should know about in the workplace. To fulfill this duty, employers should assess the safety risks of the various jobs, tasks or activities performed in the workplace and ensure that appropriate measures are in place to address the identified hazards associated with each job, task or activity.
HOW TO USE THE TOOL
Use this worksheet to conduct a hazard analysis of jobs, tasks or activities that workers perform and ensure that the appropriate control methods are put in place to protect workers from the identified hazards.
WCB of Nova Scotia Small Business Toolkit