POLICY:Safety: Manufacturing Environment
POLICY #: [Insert Number]
EFFECITIVE DATE:[Insert Date]
PERTAINS TO:All Employees
[Company Name] does it´s best to insure a safe working environment. We comply with all federal and state legislation regarding safety issues. The issue of safety requires cooperation, and so all employees must follow our safety policy.They should also take it upon themselves to be cautious in the workplace, and to immediately alert their supervisor of any safety hazards or injuries.Employees who deliberately violate health and safety issues will face disciplinary action.
Be Aware of:
qBlocked fire exits or extinguishers
qSlippery floors or spills
qFrayed electrical wires
qPoorly lit areas and burnt-out light bulbs
General Safety Rules:
qFollow all safety procedures for your job, including utilizing safety gear, such as goggles and gloves
qDo not use any equipment that you are not trained for
qKeep walkways, doorways, fire exits, fire extinguishers, or fire sprinklers unblocked
qKeep your workstation clean
qClean up any messes or spills immediately
qReport any hazards or injuries to your supervisor
Dress Code Rules:
qProtective footwear must be worn at all times
qNo loose clothing, dangling jewelry, or long hair near moving machinery.
qAll required safety gear – goggles, aprons, seat belts, etc. – must be worn when operating or in vicinity of potentially dangerous machinery and/or substances.
Equipment Safety Rules:
qDo not use any equipment that you are not trained for (includes adjustment of equipment)
qUse equipment for their intended uses only
qTurn off all equipment that is not being used
qDo not distract other employees who are operating machinery.
Employees who deliberately violate health and safety issues will face disciplinary action.