Getting the best help from your safety committee
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If property directed, trained, empowered and provided the necessary financial and personnel resources, safety committees can be highly successful.
Safety committees, in one form or another, have been around a long time, trying with varying degrees of effectiveness to help management reduce accidents on the job. To be truly effective, experts say, safety committees must be part of a total safety and occupational health process.