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.

Supplementary Definitions and Samples

Hazard:Any source of potential damage, harm or adverse health effect on something or someone under certain conditions at work

Inspection:An observational tour of the workplace for the specific purpose of identifying unsafe acts or conditions and for determining the level of compliance with established Safe Work Practices, Procedures, Health and Safety Rules.

Risk:Is the chance or possibility that a person will be harmed or experience an adverse health effect if exposed to a hazard.

Consequence:A result or effect of an action or condition

Likelihood:The probability or chance of something