Safety supervision and creating an environment for effective supervision checklist

Checklist to ensure safety is supervised in the workplace.

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Published: 01 Sep 2017
 
File type: PDF
 
File size: 258.35 kB
 
Length: 2 pages
 
Reading level: Medium

What it contains

This document provides a checklist for employers to decide how well safety is supervised in the workplace. Use this checklist after reading WorkSafe’s Safety supervision - Creating an environment for effective supervision guidance note. This checklist is useful for:

  • company directors
  • employers
  • senior managers
  • other workplace decision makers

The checklist covers topics such as:

  • creating the right work environment, including supervisors understanding how, and empowered to, manage safety
  • role and responsibilities for every person with a defined safety role and supervisors to address occupational health and safety (OHS) issues
  • skills and knowledge for all workers and supervisors to work safely
  • work practices, including clear workplace policies and procedures to perform tasks and regular OHS meetings