A proactive, robust management system is essential for preventing occupational injuries and illnesses and achieving exceptional operational performance. Unfortunately, many employers do not manage employee safety and health as well as they manage production, quality, customer service and other operational issues—even though safety management directly affects all of these. Common deficiencies with safety management typically stem from a lack of clear, documented responsibilities, policies and procedures for the various aspects of the process. Fortunately, improving safety management systems is relatively easy and can produce huge dividends. This presentation will provide strategies for the development and enhancement of safety management systems.
• Explore common deficiencies in managing occupational safety and health systems and the potential consequences
• Learn how to apply simple tools and strategies for enhancing safety management systems and operational performance
• Receive a list of tools and resources for evaluating and enhancing your safety management systems