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HEALTH AND SAFETY PROGRAM DECEMBER 2011

OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY POLICY 1.0 Purpose 2.1 Setwright of Maine, Inc. is committed to providing a safe, accident-free, and healthy work environment for everyone. 2.2 Safety demands cooperation on everyone's part. 2.3 Communication be kept open at all times between the management and employees. 2.4 Workers who notice hazards or other safety problems, or feel that they need additional training, must notify their supervisor. 2.5 Supervisors and management at all levels must address these concerns and take corrective action when warranted. 2.6 All employees shall have knowledge of the safety requirements of their positions 2.7 Failure to comply with this program will result in disciplinary measures 2.8 This program sets forth the training requirements for the organization 2.0 Scope 2.1 This program applies to the OHS responsibilities of the company 3.0 Apllicability 4.9 This program applies to all employees, subcontractors and vendors of the company

4.0 HEALTH AND SAFETY RESPONSIBILITIES 4.1 Health and Safety Manager (Or management personnel if none assigned) 4.1.1 Administers all aspects of the occupational health and safety program. 4.1.2 Assists management and supervisors in the health and safety training of employees 4.1.3 Conducts inspections to identify unhealthy or unsafe conditions or work practices and completes written reports of inspections. 4.1.4 Recommends programs and activities that will develop and maintain incentives for and motivation of employees in health and safety. 4.1.5 Recommends disciplinary action for repeat violators of health and safety rules. 4.1.6 Develops and maintains accident and incident investigation and…...

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