Health and Safety Risk Assessment Procedure

Health and Safety Risk Assessment Procedure. Risk assessments are not a new concept, despite the organisation’s industry, sector, or nature of business. When they are conducted effectively, they serve as a crucial management tool to ensure that employees, and others, are safeguarded.

Posted date: 6th May 2021
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Health and Safety Risk Assessment Audit

Health and Safety Risk Assessment Audit Overview Risk assessments are a crucial and vital management tool used to ensure health and safety of employees and others that may visit and enter the premises. Employers are legally responsible for ensuring a healthy and safe workplace and a risk assessment is the best way to ensure compliance. Health and safety risk assessment audits are also a vital part of the process, ensuring that the risk assessment is relevant and that the control measures are still valid. However, before exploring this, it is important to examine the components of the risk assessment from start to finish.

Posted date: 5th May 2021
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Health and Safety Risk Assessment and Mitigation Measure Documents

Managing health and safety in the organisation is not only good for employees, but also shows positive impacts on the business and the employer. Regardless of the size of the business, it is imperative for employers to effectively manage health and safety. Employers are legally obligated to ensure a working environment that is healthy, safe, and free of harm for employees, visitors, and members of the public who enter the premises, or who may be affected by activities of the organisation.

Posted date: 5th May 2021
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How Health and Safety Risk Assessments are monitored and reviewed

Once a risk assessment has been carried out and a health and safety policy for the organisation has been created, the next step involves how health and safety risk assessments are monitored and reviewed. In ensuring this, employers can ensure that they remain compliant with the Occupational health and Safety Act, 85 of 1993 in ensuring that the workplace they provide is healthy, safe, and free of harm to the health, safety, and wellbeing of employees and visitors to the premises.

Posted date: 4th May 2021
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