Health & Safety Policy
It is the policy of O’Keeffe Electrical to comply fully with the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act, 2005 & The 2006 Construction Regulations and to ensure that so far as is reasonably practicable the safety, health and welfare of all employees at our places of work is not adversely affected. We commit to provide such information, training and supervision needed for this purpose. This safety statement is a plan to minimise the risk of injury and ill health at our client company premises.
It is also the policy of O’Keeffe Electrical to protect, so far as is reasonably practicable, persons not employed by this company who may be affected by our activities.
In pursuance of general statement of safety policy the company will provide and maintain a safe place of work, safe plant and machinery and safe systems of work. We shall carry out a detailed hazard identification exercise, risk assessment and implement control measures as required. Resources shall be made available as necessary.
All employees have the responsibility to co-operate with management to achieve a healthy and safe workplace and to take responsible care of themselves and others. Furthermore all employees have the responsibility to familiarise themselves with the client company safety statement, procedures and practices.
It is the policy of this company, to consult all staff and employees, on matters of health and safety. Employees are hereby notified of the company policy, and are encouraged to comply with their duties under the 2005 Act to notify the company management of identified hazards in the workplace.
The allocation of duties for safety matters and particular arrangements to implement the policy are set out in this Company Safety Statement.
The policy will be kept up to date, particularly as the business changes in nature and size. To ensure this, the policy and the way it has operated will be reviewed regularly but at least on a yearly basis.