WHMIS 2015 Deadlines Have Passed: Are You in Compliance?

Thurs, Sept 19, 2019 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm (ET)

It's a challenging time for hazard communication in Canada. All three WHMIS 2015 compliance deadlines came into force during 2018, and the final deadline passed by on December 1, 2018. Workplaces throughout Canada should already be up to speed with the new requirements. Is your workplace ready?

This webinar will review WHMIS 2015 requirements, and look at best practices your business can take to remain in compliance with the regulation and improve your hazard communication practices.

This webinar will give you a high-level overview of Canada’s WHMIS 2015 requirements, and discuss important topics including:

  • The GHS adoption timeline
  • An overview of GHS
  • A comparison of WHMIS 1988 and WHMIS 2015
  • WHMIS 2015 implementation at the federal, territorial and provincial levels
  • Regulatory alignment between Canada and the U.S.
  • Best practices to ensure compliance

Make sure your workplace is compliant with WHMIS 2015. Register for our webinar today!


About the Presenter: Greg Duncan

Before joining VelocityEHS in 2016, Greg spent 6 years working with the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) and Alaska Department of Fish & Game (ADF&G) to study the ecology of commercial fisheries in the North Pacific and Bering Sea, and to monitor fishing industry compliance with environmental laws and occupational health and safety standards. Greg holds a B.S. in Biology, and a Masters of Environmental Law & Policy, and is dedicated to helping people and businesses be safer and more sustainable.