Health & Safety Policy Statement

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HEALTH AND SAFETY POLICY STATEMENT

Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974

This is the Health and Safety Policy Statement of [Organisation].

Our statement of general policy is:

  • to provide adequate control of the health and safety risks arising from our work activities
  • to consult with our employees on matters affecting their health and safety
  • to provide and maintain safe plant and equipment
    to ensure safe handling and use of substances
  • to provide information, instruction and supervision for employees;
  • to ensure all employees are competent to do their tasks, and to give them adequate training;
  • to prevent accidents and cases of work-related ill health;
  • to maintain safe and healthy working conditions; and
  • to review and revise this policy as necessary at regular intervals.

Responsibilities
Overall and final responsibility for health and safety is that of the (Trustees/Directors) of
[Organisation] Day-to-day responsibility for ensuring this policy is put into practice is delegated to Director

To ensure health and safety standards are maintained/improved, the following people have responsibility in the following areas:
Trustees

All employees have to:

  • co-operate with supervisors and managers on health and safety matters;
  • avoid interfering with anything provided to safeguard their health and safety;
  • take reasonable care of their own health and safety; and
  • report all health and safety concerns to an appropriate person (as detailed in this policy statement)…

 

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