As a manager or employer it's your responsibility to ensure the OHSA and its procedures are carried out and maintained. Appointing a HSE rep is only one of them. I'll show you four more tasks you need to implement to ensure you meet your obligations.
How many HSE reps to appoint - The requirement is to have one HSE rep for every 20 employees, but if that rep is off sick, your business is at risk.…Continue
Posted on June 3, 2019 at 3:27am
As you know you have a duty to provide a healthy and safe work environment. This includes nutrition. If you have a canteen at your workplace or provide staff meals, read on to discover the eight golden rules for safe food preparation so you can update your Health and Safety Management System.
Providing healthy food, clean facilities and nutritional meals is as important to your employees as protecting them from chemicals and noise, says the Health&Safety…Continue
Posted on June 2, 2019 at 9:18pm
When you think of PPE, what do you see? Maybe you see a hard hat. It's a perfect example of protective gear that'll save your employees from nasty accidents
This is the sort of thing most people would think of if you told them to consider PPE and what it is.
But do you ever think of how Personal Protective Equipment can protect your employees from illness? PPE can act as a barrier between your…Continue
Posted on June 2, 2019 at 9:10pm
A situation which requires confined space entry could be encountered in a variety of industrial operations. However, working in these conditions could be extremely dangerous as there are many workers and rescuers killed or injured each year. Due to any reasons such as the limited working space, low light condition, as well as the existence of toxic components, confined spaces are often more hazardous and contain more risks than traditional ones. That is why it is important to make careful…Continue
Posted on April 9, 2019 at 10:29pm