Government of Canada announces the appointment of a new President of the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety

Saturday, April 14, 2018 General News
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OTTAWA, April 13, 2018 /CNW/ - The Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, announces

the appointment of Anne Tennier as the President of the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS).

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"I am very pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Tennier as

the President of the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety. She brings her expertise in regulatory processes and a wealth of knowledge and experience in community and government relations to the CCOHS." – The Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour

Quick Facts

  • The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety, located in Hamilton, Ontario, was created in 1978 to promote the total well-being of working Canadians by providing information, training, education, management systems and solutions that support workplace health and safety.
  • Governed by a tripartite council representing the federal, provincial and territorial governments, employers and workers, the CCOHS provides Canadians with unbiased and relevant information that supports responsible decision-making on health and safety issues in the workplace.

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Biography – Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety Appointment

Anne Tennier, President

Anne Tennier has been the President of her consulting firm for the past two years, where she was providing expert services for complex regulatory permitting projects. She joined Maple Leaf Foods in 2001 and served in several leadership positions, most recently as the Vice President, Environmental Affairs & Sustainability. Prior to this, she worked for Canadian Pacific Railway as Director, Environmental Affairs and Field Operations Manager in Northern Ontario. She also holds various positions with several professional and community associations, and she is currently the Vice Chair on the Board of Directors for the Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra. Ms. Tennier is a registered Professional Engineer and Certified Environmental Professional.

Ms. Tennier has been appointed President of the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety for five years, effective April 16, 2018.

 

SOURCE Employment and Social Development Canada



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