HEALTH AND SAFETY POLICY
The Board and Executive Director of RPNAO is vitally interested in the health andsafety of its employees. Protection of employees from injury or occupational disease is amajor continuing objective. RPNAO will make every effort to provide a safe, healthywork environment. All supervisors and employees must be dedicated to the continuingobjective of reducing risk of injury. RPNAO, as the employer, is ultimately responsiblefor employee health and safety. As the Executive Director of RPNAO, I give you my personal promise that every reasonable precaution will be taken for the protection of theemployees.Supervisors will be held accountable for the health and safety of employees under their supervision. Supervisors are responsible for ensuring that machinery and equipment aresafe and that employees work in compliance with established safe work procedures.Employees must receive adequate training in their specific work tasks to protect their health and safety.Every employee must protect his or her own health and safety by working in compliancewith the law and with safe work practices and procedures established by the organization.
It is in the best interest of all parties to consider health and safety in every activity.Commitment to health and safety must form an integral part of this organization, fromthe Executive Director to the employees.
Signed: _______________________________ Date
RPN, RN, BScN