The Occupational Health and Safety Act are supported by subordinate legislation, Regulations and Codes of Practice, which give practical guidelines on how to manage health and safety issues.
Setting up your occupational health and safety plan
Keeping employees safe from risk and danger should be a priority for all employers. While working environments vary widely in the risks that they pose to health and safety – an office environment is generally safer than a car manufacturing plant – every company should treat occupational health and safety seriously. Here are some guidelines to setting up your company’s occupational health and safety plan.
1. The basics