This is a term used to refer to a comprehensive business management system designed to manage safety elements in the workplace.
There are 3 essentials for adopting a safety management for a business – these are:
To address these 3 elements, an effective Safety Management System should:
Describe how the organisation is set up to manage risks
Discover workplace risk and apply suitable controls
Execute effective communications across all levels of the organisation
Implement a process to identify and correct non-conformities
Apply a continual improvement process
A Safety Management System can be created for any business. No matter how big or small the business is.