Update May 21, 2013: DO NOT USE the safe work procedure for cutting AC Pipe with a K-12 saw and water until further notice. Recently, a study was conducted in Kelowna for cutting AC Pipe with a Stanley "Chainsaw" (a bit of a misnomer).
The management of Thompson Rivers University recognizes that written safe work procedures [SWP] or supplementary instructions are extremely important to ensure a safe work environment and form an essential part of the overall Occupational Health and Safety Program.
Safe At Work Ontario is the health and safety strategy of the Ministry of Labour focussing on enforcement, compliance and partnership. Safe At Work Ontario is the health and safety strategy of the Ministry of Labour focussing on enforcement, compliance and partnership.
Safe Working Procedures and Safe Work Practices. For the implementation of the safety management system, the organization is to establish safe working procedures and safe work practices so that all the works are carried out safely and the risks of injury to work men and damage of equipment and property are eliminated or minimized.
The purpose of this document is to assist departments and crown corporations in developing and implementing the "Safe Work Practices and Safe Job Procedures" element of their health and safety management system (HSMS).
Safe job procedures must clearly identify the hazards the worker could be exposed to, the steps required to complete the task (in proper order) and the control measures (also referred to as safe work procedures or execution plans).
Safe work practices are generalized statements of what you should or should not do in order to do a job or task safety. Safe work practices are a great topic for toolbox talks, as they serve as good reminders of the 'right' way to do things.
Download Free Safe Work Practices. Safe work practices are an important part of your safety program and we've compiled a list of links for safe work practice that you can download and use on your job site.