Certifications and awards for occupational health and safety, wellness, quality and excellence

Institute for Work & Health
481 University Avenue, Suite 800
Toronto, Ontario

John Speers
Manager, HSW & Organizational Excellence, Workplace Safety & Prevention Services

In this plenary, John Speers provides a comparative overview of the standards, certifications and awards that an organization may use in its pursuit of occupational health and safety, wellness, quality and excellence. He also provides perspectives from his own organization's experiences, including why and how it has used certifications and awards, and what limitations and benefits were discovered.

About IWH Speaker Series

The IWH Speaker Series brings you the latest findings from work and health researchers from the Institute for Work & Health (IWH) and other Canadian and international academic institutions around the world. For those unable to attend in person or via live stream, most presentations in the IWH Speaker Series are audio-recorded and made available as slidecasts, typically within two weeks of the original presentation.