Risk assessment is a process
whereby the hazards are identified, risks are evaluated with associated hazards,
and measures are implemented to effectively control and prevent the hazards
Employers, managers and supervisors should all ensure that
workplace practices reflect the risk assessments and safety statement.
Behavior, the way in which everyone works, must reflect the safe working
practices laid down in these documents. Supervisory checks and audits should be
carried out to determine how well the aims set down are being achieved.
Corrective action should be taken when required.