Occupational Safety and Health Management Policy

A requirement of New Zealand legislation is for employers to manage safety and health within the workplace, with the objective of preventing work-related accidents or ill health occurring to employees, contractors, visitors and others.

To achieve this requirement the Chief Executive for the Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec) has approved an OSH management framework, which includes occupational safety and health policies and procedures. The OSH Management Policy EXA 2/96 is a clear and concise statement of the Chief Executive's commitment towards safety and health management at Wintec. Procedures included in the policy document include...