chapter  4
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Health and safety management systems – planning and implementing ����������

As noted in chapter 1, it is technically the duty of all employers to provide their employees (and others) with:

u a safe place of work, including a means of entering and leaving; u safe equipment of all kinds required for the work to

be done; u a safe system of work – that is, a means of safely

processing the product or service through the various contributory elements or departments before presentation to customers; u fellow employees who have a working knowledge of

safety requirements and methods; u levels of information, instruction, training and

supervision on the job that are verifiably adequate.