Health and Safety

The Engineering Joint Health and Safety Committee is composed of faculty and worker members.

JHSC Information

McMaster's Safety Policy

JHSC Terms of Reference (pdf)

JHSC Members

Minutes

JHSC Minutes

Inspection Forms

All the files are in Word format.
Version 1: This set is the original Excel worksheets tweaked a bit.

Notices

Any faculty H & S notices (e.g. MOL, water quality) can be found here.

Material Data Safety Sheets (MSDS)

Here are some MSDSs used by departments within the Faculty of Engineering: MSDSs

Links

EOHSS ext. 24352
The Environmental and Occupational Health Support Services group is responsible for the Health and Safety on campus.
RMM
McMaster's Risk Management Manual.
FHS
Faculty of Health Sciences safety section.
Security Services
Dial 88 for on-campus emergencies (cell: 905-522-4135)
Campus Wide First Aid Kits
This link contains locations of all the First Aid Kits on Campus.

SOPs and Designated Substances

SOP template (Word)
This is a template to create Standard Operating Procedure. This file is also in the SOP directory. Last update on the template was May 9, 2012.
SOPs
This directory will contain a list of SOPs in the Faculty of Engineering that the author has allowed for public viewing.
Legal Disclaimer
The Standard Operating Procedures on this website are provided for the use of the McMaster University employee and/or student community. The procedures outlined in the above referenced document are intended to reflect best practices in this field; as such they are provided to the community for guidance and/or direction. However, these recommendations should not be construed as legal advice.
Designated Substance template (Word)
This is a template to create a designated substance assessment. When looking at the document, F1 will give you help on SOME of the fields and there is extra information as hidden text.
Designated Substances
This directory will contain a list of Designated Substances in the Faculty of Engineering that the author has allowed for public viewing.