Directors’ Role for Health and Safety

Fire Defence Servicing Ltd Managing Director Keiran Johns and Project Director Peter Richardson attend the one day course Directors’ Role for Health and Safety run by the citb.citb

It highlighted the human, economic and financial implications of non-compliance with health and safety legislation. We learned of our legal responsibilities and considered how boardroom decisions impact on the health and safety of our workforce.

The course looked at:

  • Moral and human costs and the implications of decisions made in the boardroom
  • Legal responsibilities with regards to health and safety
  • The principles and importance of the risk assessment process
  • Acquiring competent health and safety assistance and the limitations of such an appointment
  • The basic tools of introducing a proactive health and safety culture

Over the next few months Keiran Johns and Peter Richardson will be presenting this information to all the workforce of FDS.

A safer workplace means a more productive and profitable workplace

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