Health & Safety

Stay Safe at Work Today and Every Day

Our Health & Safety Management System Corporate Bank is designed to help ensure all employees of Yukon Government have the tools they require to stay safe at work.

 

  • Internal Responsibility System IRS

    Reducing workplace risk. Preventing occupational injury and property damage.

  • Verbal Judo Courses added to Training Calendar

    Essential training for front line workers that may be exposed to difficult or emotionally charged situations.

  • Fire Extinguisher Training

    Effective Fire Extinguisher Training

  • What people are Saying

    Find out what people are saying about the Corporate Health & Safety eLearning course.

  • June 12-18 is Safety Awareness Week

    Emergency Preparedness for Families

  • June is Stroke Awareness Month

    Recognizing and responding to stroke symptoms improves recovery.

  • Corporate Health & Safety Management System Training

    Mandatory Safety training for all YG employees. Available on-line at your pace and convenience.

  • Pokemon GO is a Workplace Hazard!

    You read that right Pokemon GO is a new hazard to the workplace click here to learn more....

  • EVACU-TRAC

    You may of seen a EVACU-TRAC in your building or somewhere else, if you would like a little more information click here.

  • Fire Extinguisher Training Being Offered!

    Just as the title says there is fire extinguisher training being offered, but only if enough people show interest. So if you are interested first go to our training calendar on this website for a description of the course, then contact Petra at petra.geske@gov.yk.ca as soon as you can!

  • I Found a Needle!

    This safe work practice (SWP) is here to prepare you in the event you find a used needle in your workplace and the proper precautions to take when disposing of it, if it comes to that.

  • Updated Risk Analysis Framework

    The Corporate Health and Safety Team has updated the Risk Analysis component of the Hazard Identification element on the website.

  • Ergonomic Guide for your Computer Workstation

    Many of us spend a lot of time at our computer workstations. In order to maintain comfort and prevent repetitive strain injuries, it’s important that we take the time to set up our workstation to properly fit us.

  • Hazard Busters

    We belong to the team called the PSC, a spectacular crew of Health and Safety. Near and far we provide service for all. To ensure you don’t slip – trip or fall. Wherever YG works across this land We’re there with the Health & Safety plan.

  • Corporate Disability Management Unit

    The Disability Management Unit assists employees, supervisors and human resource professionals to effectively accommodate the needs of employees who are experiencing medical conditions that impact them and their ability to work.