A formal Health and Safety Manual, inclusive of policies and procedures, is a fundamental requirement of standards, regulation and even legislation. OSHA, OHSAS 18001, BS8800.... all share a common theme in REQUIRING appropriate documentation and process for workplace safety.
The question is not only whether you have such a document (or indeed set of documents) but whether it is of the required quality and content. Do you have the procedures, forms, policies, etc?
Fortunately, an outstanding pre-written Occupational Health & Safety Manual is now easily obtainable - one which includes the highest quality:
In addition to forming a complete manual, the various segments can readily be copied and used stand alone.
Use the navigation buttons on the left to view the table of contents and sample pages from some of the sections.
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