Health & Safety Policy Statement

We recognise and will meet our responsibility to comply with all relevant requirements of The Factories Act, in particular, we will:
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    Consult with our employees and staff on matters affecting their health, safety and welfare, including communicating this policy, and any revisions

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    Provide and maintain, for use by our employees and staff, plant and equipment that are safe and without unacceptable risks to health

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    Provide working environments where risk to health is minimized

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    Maintain any place of work under our direct control in a condition which has adequate means of escape in the event of fire or other emergency

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    Take appropriate measures to see that any other workplace, where the Company exercises control to any extent, is maintained in a safe condition and without risks to health

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    Provide staff, sub-consultants, and any contractors working for the Company with appropriate information, instruction, safety training and supervision

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    Provide personal protection equipment as appropriate. Additional equipment required by staff to perform their work safely may be purchased and reclaimed through the expense system.

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    Make appropriate arrangements for the safe use, handling, storage and transport of equipment, materials and substances, where such activities are carried out by Company staff

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    Provide appropriate welfare and first aid arrangements.

All members of NIST ENGINEERING SERVICES, Directors, Managers, Staff, Employees and Sub-consultants must comply with our Health and Safety Policy. Failure to do so may result in disciplinary action.

The effectiveness of this policy will be measured and audited as part of NIST ENGINEERING SERVICES quality management system and we will review our Health & Safety Policy annually, considering the need for any amendments in the light of changing circumstances.

In striving for continuous improvement in health and safety performance the Board of Directors will monitor the Company's performance in relation to this policy and where necessary changes will be made.

This policy statement will be made available to our stakeholders and other interested parties through our website, and is available at each of our company offices.

The Director responsible for our Health and Safety Policy is Lawrence Andoni.