SITE HAZARD ASSESSMENTS
A hazard assessment, also called a job hazard analysis (JHA) is a careful analysis of the potential hazard associated with a particular task, or an entire job site. The assessment breaks down the task into separate steps, examining each one for ways in which a worker could be hurt or property could be damaged, and determining controls to eliminate or reduce the hazards.
Section 7.4(5)(b) of the Workplace Safety & Health Act states that a workplace safety and health program needs to identify existing and potential dangers to workers at the workplace and the measures that will be taken to reduce, eliminate or control those dangers, including procedures to be followed in an emergency
We are able to assist you with your hazard assessments and training employees on how to properly complete them. Whether you are trying to attain COR or wanting to improve your current safety program, we can help.