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Health and Safety Policy Statement

1. It is company policy to meet all statutory requirements relating to health and safety and to apply the appropriate standards to ensure the health, safety and welfare of all staff, students, visitors, contractors' staff and members of the public who are, or may be, affected by its activities.

2. The Managing Director bears the legal responsibility for all matters of health, safety and welfare within the company and ensures that statutory requirements are met and appropriate standards applied. The executive responsibility for the development and implementation of the health and safety policy is delegated to the managing Director, advised by the Company Secretary.

3. The management of Health and Safety is an integral part of good management at all levels. This includes the provision of:

  • Safe and healthy working conditions.
  • Arrangements for the operation, design and maintenance of safe systems of work.
  • Properly maintained and guarded machinery.
  • Information, instruction, training, and supervision appropriate to Company activities.
  • Arrangements for consultation with staff and their representation on relevant committees dealing with health and safety matters.

4. Heads of Department / Division are accountable to the Managing Director for the proper implementation of health and safety policies and procedures in their respective areas and compliance with Company and statutory requirements.

5. Those supervising work of any kind are responsible for ensuring that all activities under their direction do not jeopardise the company’s compliance with the law.

6. It is incumbent on all members of the Company and visitors to the Company to recognise their own individual responsibility to be aware of, and to comply with, all health and safety requirements relevant to their activities.

7. This policy statement is issued to all staff and will be subject to periodic review in the light of experience and developments in national health and safety legislation.

 

Wayne Sturt

Owner T/A East Sussex Medical Events Service

Jan 2020