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SHE INDUCTION 2012. Somerset College Safety, Health and Environment Policy . Occupational Health & Safety ACT (85 of 1993) - OSHACT. To provide for the health and safety of persons at work and for the health and safety of persons in connection with the use of plant and machinery;

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she induction 2012

SHE INDUCTION 2012

Somerset College

Safety, Health and Environment Policy

occupational health safety act 85 of 1993 oshact
Occupational Health & Safety ACT (85 of 1993) - OSHACT
  • To provide for the health and safety of persons at work and for the health and safety of persons in connection with the use of plant and machinery;
  • The protection of persons other than persons at work against hazards to health and safety arising out of or in connection with the activities of persons at work;
  • Etc.

Somerset College - Safety, Health & Environment Induction

ohsas 18001
OHSAS 18001
  • International Occupational Health and Safety Assessment Standard
  • Developed by the WHO
  • A management system put in place to ensure compliance with legal requirements
  • Incorporates the setting of targets through H&S policy and measurements to ensure a process of continual improvement

Somerset College - Safety, Health & Environment Induction

she policy
SHE Policy
  • The College as employer recognises responsibility to
    • Provide a safe and healthy workplace
    • Achieve and maintain the highest standard of health and safety at all times
  • Policy Commitments:
    • Provide guidance and training
    • Consultation with staff
    • Management acknowledges responsibility for Health and Safety of employees
    • Expectation of staff compliance with SHE policies

Somerset College - Safety, Health & Environment Induction

employer s duties responsibilities
Employer’s Duties & Responsibilities
  • OSHAct - Section 16 – Legal Requirements of CEO
    • Ensure employees have a thorough knowledge of their job
    • Inspect the workplace to identify hazards and reduce risks accordingly
    • Inform employees of all hazards associated with their jobs
    • Create a communications forum with the employees (SHE Committee)

Somerset College - Safety, Health & Environment Induction

employee s duties responsibilities
Employee’s Duties & Responsibilities
  • OSHAct Section 14 – Legal Requirements of employees
    • Cooperate with School Management in maintaining SHE policy
    • Take reasonable care not to harm yourself or other people around you
    • Report any unsafe conditions which may affect SHE on and off the campus (to SHE Rep)
    • Report any incident which may affect SHE on and off the campus (to Incident Investigator)
      • Incident: near miss, damage, injury, illness, behavioural issues (bullying, peer pressure etc)

Somerset College - Safety, Health & Environment Induction

legal appointments
Legal Appointments
  • CEO – 16.1: Tim Nuttal
  • 16.2: Jan de Waal
  • Health and Safety Representatives:
    • Zane Godwin; Mandy Gibson; Eddie de Jager; Jane Burke; Clarence Oliver
  • Incident Investigators:
    • Gail Schulschenk; Jacques Groenewald
  • Evacuation Officers:
    • Gareth Tucker; Mark Engelbrecht; Warren Bevan; Debbie Erasmus; Hilton Toro
  • First Aiders:
    • GertEsterhuize; Louise van Zyl; Jean Dawson; Beth Pohl; Shirley Mussman; Sr Debbie Marinos
  • Fire Marshalls
    • Taryn Engledow; Grant Caldwell; Robert Clarke; Jacques Grobler; Anthea Oliver
  • SHE Committee Members

Somerset College - Safety, Health & Environment Induction

emergency procedures
Emergency Procedures
  • Evacuation Procedure
  • Lockdown Procedure
    • Lockdown
    • Shelter in Place (external chemical/gas release)
    • Severe Weather

Somerset College - Safety, Health & Environment Induction

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Evacuation Procedure

  • ACTION
  • All lights and electrical items to be switched off.
  • Doors and windows to be left as they are.
  • Students and teachers are to take bags with them where possible.
  • Walk briskly. DO NOT RUN. Keep to the left where possible.
  • Move as per evacuation plan to Assembly Area 1 (Siebrits Field)
  • IfSiebrits Field inaccessible move to Assembly Area 2 (Standford Field) or Assembly Area 3 (Off Site)
  • DO NOT RETURN INTO THE BUILDING UNTIL YOU HEAR THE ALL CLEAR.
lockdown procedure
Lockdown Procedure

ACTION

  • All learners, staff and visitors to report to nearest classroom or safe area.
  • Assist those needing special assistance.
  • All lights and electrical items switched off.
  • Doors and windows to be closed & locked.
  • Everyone to stay away from windows & doors.
  • Drop to the floor & sit under tables.
  • BE QUIET.
  • DO NOT LEAVE THE BUILDING UNTIL END OF LOCKDOWN IS ANNOUNCED.
  • Lockdown Officers will go to each venue to announce end of Lockdown.
environmental policy
Environmental Policy
  • Constitution of South Africa 108 of 1996: Section 24
    • Everybody has the right:
      • To an environment that is not harmful to their health or well-being; and
      • To have the environment protected, for the benefit of present and future generations, through reasonable legislation and other measures that:
        • Prevent pollution and ecological degredation
        • Promote conservation; and
        • Secure ecological sustainable development ....

Cradle to Grave

Somerset College - Safety, Health & Environment Induction