Alt. Regional Vice-Presidents
RE: UTE National Health and Safety Conference
Ottawa – October 21-24, 2010
The National Health and Safety Conference for all the regions will be held in Ottawa.
|DATE:||October 21-24, 2010|
|LOCATION:||Fairmont Château Laurier
1 Rideau Street
Ottawa ON, K1N 8S7
Telephone: (613) 241-1414
|TIME:||Thursday:||5:00 PM Hospitality Reception – Tudor Room (First Floor)
5:00 PM – 8:00 PM Registration – Main Lobby Foyer
|Friday:||8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Registration – Ballroom Foyer
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Ballroom - Start of Conference
|Saturday:||9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Workshop Rooms|
|Sunday:||9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Ballroom|
|NOTE:||Participants must remain at the conference until noon, Sunday October 24th.|
On line only at the following link
Deadline date is September 7, 2010
|THEME:||“A Balanced Approach to Health and Safety”|
To provide the participants with the tools to be effective workplace committee members
- By providing information on current health and safety issues
- By providing a more global approach to Health and Safety
Participants to the National Conference, funded by UTE, must be a member of their local Health and Safety workplace committee. It will be an interactive conference where participants will be encouraged to fully participate.
In addition to speakers, we will offer four (4) different workshops. Each participant will have an opportunity to attend three (3) workshops.
UTE will pay for one member from each workplace health and safety committee or Health and Safety Representative as defined in the Code.
Please consult the list attached.
|Per diem:||4 days (cheques sent directly to the participants)|
|Hotel:||Paid directly by UTE|
|Family Care:||Allowance is available (see UTE Regulation 17 for details.)|
|Loss of wages:||As applicable|
|Travel:||Cheques will be sent directly to the local|
NOTE: Locals may send additional participants at their own expense.
Participants shall refrain from using scented shampoos, deodorants, soaps, perfumes, aftershaves etc during all activities related to the conference.
Copies of the agenda will follow. Please answer all the questions on the application form and indicate your order of preference for the different workshops.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Pierre Mulvihill at the National office.
UTE National Health and Safety Committee
ALLOTTMENT BY LOCAL - FUNDED BY UTE
|St. John’s TC||2|
|St. John’s TSO||5|
|Policy and Planning||1|
|Surrey T C.||1|
|Burnaby Fraser C.C.||1|