OHSAS 18001 Health & Safety Policy
Umzali Civils has established a Health and Safety Management System designed to comply with the requirements of the OHSAS 18001 standard in accordance with the company policy.
The Health & Safety Manager will be responsible for ensuring implementation and maintenance of the system and reports directly to the applicable Contracts Director.
The Company is committed to complying with all applicable health and safety legislation, regulations and any industry based best practices. To this end the Company has produced and will maintain a register of legislation and has subscribed to a third party organization to ensure that all new and updated items of legislation are updated and controlled on a continual basis.
The Company is committed to continual improvement and will set itself health and safety related targets and objectives. These targets and objectives will where possible be quantitative. The targets and objectives will be reviewed at least annually and will be modified from time to time in order to affect a process of continual improvement. Targets and objectives established will cover all aspects of the Company’s activities and will aim to improve the health and safety performance of the Company.
The Company will implement, maintain and communicate this policy to all employees and will ensure that subcontractors used by the Company will be fully aware of this policy. This policy will be made available to all subcontractors and the public.
The policy will be reviewed at least annually.
The Health and Safety Management System established by the Company is designed to comply with the requirements of the OHSAS 18001 standard and is appropriate to the nature and scale of all its activities. This Policy will be reviewed on a regular basis to ensure that it remains relevant and appropriate to the activities of Umzali Civils.