The Injury and Illness Prevention Program purpose is to preserve the health and lives of employees through the prevention of injuries and illnesses. The promotion of safe and healthy work conditions is the key element in day-to-day company operations. The company will establish existing safety processes and a number of safety rules and special programs. This Injury and Illness Prevention Program observes legal requirements and furthers the improvement of safety on the job.
This program comes in a Word document format and can be easily edited to fit your company’s specific requirements.
Topics covered include:
- The first step on the road to the success of this Program must be recognition of the fact that prevention of injury or illness and control of accidents is the result of management and employees working together for a common objective;
- The leadership for such an effort must, however, originate with The degree to which every level of management accepts this responsibility will determine the success or failure of the entire program; and
- Many injuries and work-related diseases could have been prevented by common sense attention to basic safety. This program is designed to prevent injuries and illnesses before they happen.