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21 Steps to a
Safer Bradken
Safety is at the heart of Bradken
Our 21 Step Safety Plan, incorporates our Vision and Values with prudent safety
practices, to form a solid foundation for safety management in our Company.
Hazard
Identification
and Risk
Assessment
Identify the
Safe Behaviour
Assess
Compliance
Develop
Work
Instructions
Assess
Competency
Monitor and
Review
Performance
Safety
Process
rigorous monitoring, through
safety observations and self
assessment. We’ve saved
considerable expense, through
lower workers’ compensation
premiums and reductions in
claims and associated legal
fees. Plus, we’ve lowered
stocks of dangerous and
hazardous substances around
our sites. Bradken staff now
have a deeper awareness
of their responsibilities and
accountabilities when it comes
to fostering a safe workplace.
And because we’re sharing
information and discussing
potential safety issues,
communication between sites
is flowing more freely, which
benefits our business in other
ways as well.
Tangible benefits
And it’s certainly working.
Since we introduced the
21 Step Safety Plan across
Bradken in December 2005,
we have seen the injury
rate drop by around 55%,
thanks to better hazard
identification and risk control,
capital investment and more
SAFETY
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