What is an Injury & Illness Prevention Program?
Your Injury and Illness Prevention Program must be a written plan that includes procedures and is put into practice. These elements are required: Management commitment/assignment of responsibilities; Safety communications system with employees; System for assuring employee compliance with safe work practices; Scheduled inspections/evaluation system; Accident investigation; Procedures for correcting unsafe/ unhealthy conditions; Safety and health…Read More
Why Have a Workplace Injury and Illness Prevention Program?
Why Have a Workplace Injury and Illness Prevention Program? Taking risks is a part of running a business, particularly for small business owners. You take risks in product development, marketing, and advertising in order to stay competitive. Some risks are just not worth the gamble. One of these is risking the safety and health of…Read More
Cal/OSHA Injury & Illness Prevention Program
If you would like to reduce the costs and risks associated with workplace injuries and illnesses, you need to address safety and health right along with production. Setting up an Injury and Illness Prevention Program helps you do this. In developing the program, you identify what has to be done to promote the safety…Read More
IN: Cal/OSHA Injury & Illness Prevention Program
Dear Valued Customer, In California every employer has a legal obligation to provide and maintain a safe and healthful workplace for employees, according to the California Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1973. As of 1991, a written, effective Injury and Illness Prevention (IIP), Program is required for every California employer. We’re focused on this…Read More