Which of the following occupational illnesses have been around since ancient Egyptian times?
a. skin diseases
b. liver diseases
c. respiratory problems
d. lung diseases
Which of the following was articulated by the 1974 Royal Commiss
What three characteristics is the human hearing response conditional on?
a. duration, standards, and loudness
b loudness, duration, and level
c. frequency, standards, and level
d frequency, duration, and loudness
In what three wa
Using a factor of 200,000, what was Restwell Manors severity rate last year?
What assistance would Workers Compensation be most likely to pay for if a Restwell Manor
worker develops chronic depress
What is the prerequisite step before engaging in risk assessment?
a. choosing a qualitative approach
b the identification of hazards
c. choosing a quantitative approach
d conducting the risk assessment
Which of the following is a
After incurring a serious injury at the paper mill, Jim Larue went back to school and retrained as a
pharmacy assistant. What type of Workers Compensation income support might he receive in his new job
to ensure his previous income is maintained?
What size is the typical airborne particle found in fumes and smoke?
a. 1000 microns
b. 100 microns
c. 10 microns
d. less than 1 micron
By which four routes can chemicals enter the body?
a. respiration, inhalation, skin absorption, a
Why was Grants law created?
a. to reduce the risk for taxi drivers
b. to reduce the potential of violence in health care
c. to reduce the risk of violence for gas station attendants
d. to raise awareness of workplace violence for social
Stressors may vary along which of the following dimensions?
a. duration, frequency, intensity, and type
b duration, intensity, type, and predictability
c. frequency of occurrence, intensity, duration, and predictability
d frequency of occurrence, dur
A good training provider will be willing to do what for an organization in order to meet their
a. cut their price
b customize their program
c. deliver the program off-site or on-site
d provide references from othe
Before the case of R. v. Bata Industries Limited was heard, who would most likely have been
held accountable by the courts for environmental pollution, and who was actually convicted in
a. the plant manager; the company direc
The Hazardous Materials Review Act defines a hazardous product and controls its use by
requiring disclosure of the substance(s) and its concentration in a manufactured product.
Material Safety Data Sheets are less effective in prot
What are the three types of health and safety program interventions?
a. engineering, psychological, and cultural
b behavioural, cultural, and physical
c. engineering, administrative, and behavioural
d psychological, behavioural, and p
What are the two types of WHMIS labels?
a. supplier and manufactured labels
b. supplier and workplace labels
c. consumer and manufactured labels
d. consumer and workplace labels
WHMIS contains class and division hazard symbols for di
HRM 921 Chapter 1 Summary
Occupational health and safety has evolved over time, beginning in Canada in the
late 1800s and becoming formalized through the implementation of legislation such
as the Canadian Labour (Standards) Code and the Canad
HRM 921 Chapter 2 Summary
OH&S is regulated under a variety of mechanisms, including acts, regulations, guidelines, standards, and
OH&S Safety Legislation in Canada: Ontario legislation enforcement by the OH&S Act, Ministry of Labour