HEALTH AND SAFETY
Safety is an integral part of Access Valve Ltd. work. It is part of our operations and is there to protect our employees, clients, property, the environment and the public. There are many costs to accidents and unsafe work practices. The greatest costs are human costs. By protecting our employees we are also protecting their friends, families, fellow workers, management, the public and the environment from the far-reaching effects of serious accidents. We are also protecting our ability to continue doing business and employing people.
Everyone employed by Access Valve Ltd. is responsible for maintaining the safety program. Managers and supervisors are responsible for identifying safety needs, communicating safety hazards, investigating hazardous conditions and accidents. They are also responsible for providing training, supplying or wearing appropriate safety and personal protective equipment, and ensuring all equipment is properly maintained and meets legislated safety standards. Their role is supported by input from all employees
All company employees and others on our company worksites are responsible for obeying all safety rules, following recommended safe work procedures, wearing and using personal protective equipment when required, participating in safety training programs and informing supervisors of any unsafe work conditions. Everyone has the right and responsibility to refuse to do work when unsafe conditions exist.