A key role that substantially contributes to the smooth and safe operation of a business. A Safety Officer must not only be employed in all businesses (Law 850/2010) but also be involved in the execution of any construction/technical works (Presidential Decree 17-96).
The Safety Officer is responsible for all safety matters and prevention of work accidents and injuries, through monitoring, inspecting and recommending the necessary safety measures to create a safe working environment for all employees. The responsibilities of a Safety Officer include:
- Guidance on the selection of suitable personal protective equipment.
- Regular inspection of machinery and on-site equipment.
- Assessing and monitoring proper use of equipment.
- Investigating workplace accidents/incidents identifying their causes as well as preventing them from occurring again.
- Emergency drill exercises planning and supervision.
- Emergency plan drafting.
- Close cooperation with the Occupational Physician.
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