Izikathi Security - Occupational Health & Safety

An Occupational Health And Safety Programme For Your Business

Izikathi Security can help you design an occupational health and safety programme that is best suited to your business. Our input includes advice on legal compliance, correct operating procedures, employee training, understanding and addressing associated business risks, promoting existing systems, and investigating and identifying the root causes of incidents so that issues can be addressed.

A Health and Safety Procedures Manual and a General Risk Assessment are two critical areas that need to be addressed to ensure health and safety issues are effectively managed in the workplace.

Izikathi Security offers NOSA SAMTRAC qualified personnel to assist your business with the implementation of an effective occupational health and safety programme. The Health and Safety Procedures Manual is a management tool to ensure compliance with all aspects of the Health and Safety Act.

The manual consists of the following:

  • Corporate policy
  • Policy organisation and arrangements
  • Information, instruction and training
  • Monitoring and review of health and safety policy
  • Information for employees
  • Responsibilities
  • Policy statement
  • Subsidiary statement
    - Health and safety organisation
    - 16 (1) and 16 (2) appointments
    - Toolbox talks

The manual also addresses all aspects of fire prevention and COSHH (Control of Substances Hazardous to Health)

General health and safety issues are covered by the
Generic Risk Assessment and consist of the following:

  • Electrical assessments
  • Contractor responsibilities and indemnities
  • Manual handling
  • VDU (Visual Display Unit) assessments
  • Lift safety
  • Housekeeping
  • Slips, trips and falls
  • Out of hours work