G4-LA5


Percentage of total workforce represented in formal joint management–worker health and safety committees that help monitor and advise on occupational health and safety programs

  • Report the level at which each formal joint management-worker health and safety committee typically operates within the organization.

  • Report the percentage of the total workforce represented in formal joint management-worker health and safety committees.



​A health and safety committee with joint representation can facilitate a positive health and safety culture. The use of committees is one way to involve workers in driving the improvement of occupational health and safety in the workplace. This Indicator provides one measure of the extent to which the workforce is actively involved in health and safety.

​Identify formal health and safety committees that help monitor, collect feedback and advise on occupational safety programs. These committees may exist at the facility level or at multi-facility, region, group or organization levels.

Calculate the total number of workers represented by these committees, as a percentage of total workforce numbers.

​Potential sources of information include organizational procedures and minutes of occupational health and safety committees.

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