Framework for Successful Health & Safety Management

Main Topics of Study:

  • Policy – role of the health and safety policy / 3 key elements of a comprehensive health and safety policy / setting targets / the impact of effective health and safety policies on business thinking – corporate strategy and social responsibility, finance, human resources, marketing, product design and product liability, manufacturing and operating policy / information management and systems.
  • Organising for health and safety – management control through commitment / key personnel and their duties / cooperation through communication / consultation and committee / employee, management and contractor competence / principals of training / training matrix development
  • Planning and implementing – precautions at key stages of the business process / risk control systems through input, process and output / planning for safety management systems / implementing safety management systems
  • Measuring performance – active monitoring / reactive monitoring / comprehensive investigation and response systems / prioritising and implementing action plans
  • Auditing and reviewing performance – why audit? / methods of audit / methods of reviewing performance / key performance indicators