It is the policy of Smarta Water Limited to provide safe and healthy working conditions, to encourage safe working methods and to enlist the active support of all personnel employed in achieving these ends.
The Company will safeguard the health, safety and welfare of employees, and those whose work are controlled by the Company, and will bring to the notice of all employees the safety policies of both the Company and its Clients and arrangements made for their health and safety at work. The Company will provide the necessary information, training and supervision for safe working practices and the need to work safely. The Company will show regard for health and safety of those not employed by the Company, but who may be affected by its operations.
The Management is responsible for instigating, monitoring and reporting on safety arrangements. The Company expects every employee to take reasonable care of the health and safety of him/herself and other persons who may be affected by their acts or omissions. The Company expects every employee to co-operate with management in achieving safe working conditions and in complying with all relevant statutory provisions relating to health and safety at work.
The Company ensures that all personnel are aware that it is the responsibility of every employee to ensure the health and safety of themselves and others by becoming familiar with the contents of this Policy, by wearing and using safety clothing and equipment provided and by conforming to both verbal and written instructions concerning health and safety.
In addition, employees shall report all accidents, whether persons are injured or not, and shall report all hazards, potential hazards or persons creating hazards. Employees shall co-operate with the Company, in seeing that regulations are observed, and where possible, make suggestions for their improvement.
The Company accepts the responsibility, where appropriate, for ensuring that all fire precautionary measures are taken in premises occupied by them for the maintenance of free access to emergency escape routes. The Company accepts responsibility for the control of contractors working on behalf of the Company and for the safety of other persons who come into direct contact with the Company’s operations. The Company also accepts responsibility for contractors and visitors whilst on the Company premises.
This policy statement is reviewed annually or when procedures or legislation demands.