Health & safety Policy
Health and Safety Policy for Breaking Atoms Limited
At Breaking Atoms Limited, we are committed to ensuring the health, safety, and well-being of all our employees, visitors, contractors, and members of the public who may be affected by our activities. This health and safety policy outlines our dedication to maintaining a safe working environment and preventing accidents, injuries, and ill health.
2. Policy Statement
Breaking Atoms Limited is fully committed to:
a. Providing a safe and healthy working environment for all employees, contractors, and visitors.
b. Complying with all relevant health and safety legislation, regulations, and standards applicable in the United Kingdom.
c. Conducting regular risk assessments and taking appropriate actions to eliminate or minimize risks associated with our activities.
d. Providing suitable and sufficient training and information to ensure that all employees are competent and aware of potential hazards and safe work practices.
e. Encouraging employees' active involvement in health and safety matters through consultation, reporting hazards, and suggesting improvements.
f. Implementing emergency procedures and contingency plans to effectively respond to accidents, incidents, and potential emergencies.
a. Management: The management of Breaking Atoms Limited is responsible for setting health and safety objectives, providing adequate resources, and ensuring that all employees are aware of and follow this policy.
b. Employees: All employees are responsible for complying with health and safety policies and procedures, reporting hazards, and actively participating in health and safety initiatives.
c. Contractors and Visitors: Contractors and visitors must adhere to Breaking Atoms Limited's health and safety rules and regulations while on our premises.
4. Risk Assessment and Control
a. Regular risk assessments will be conducted to identify hazards and assess risks associated with our operations.
b. Appropriate control measures will be implemented to eliminate or reduce risks to an acceptable level.
c. Risk assessments will be reviewed and updated as required, especially when changes in the work environment or tasks occur.
5. Training and Competence
a. Breaking Atoms Limited will provide necessary health and safety training to all employees, ensuring they have the required skills and knowledge to perform their duties safely.
b. Training will include specific instructions related to the safe use of equipment, handling hazardous substances, and emergency procedures.
6. Reporting and Investigation of Incidents
a. All incidents, accidents, near misses, and potential hazards must be reported promptly to the appropriate supervisor or management.
b. A thorough investigation will be carried out for all incidents to identify the root causes and prevent recurrence.
7. Emergency Preparedness
a. Breaking Atoms Limited will establish and maintain emergency procedures, including evacuation plans, fire drills, and first aid facilities.
b. Employees will receive instructions on emergency procedures during induction and through regular drills.
8. Monitoring and Review
a. Health and safety performance will be continuously monitored to ensure compliance with this policy and to identify areas for improvement.
b. This policy will be reviewed at least annually to ensure its continued relevance and effectiveness.
a. This health and safety policy will be communicated to all employees, contractors, and visitors.
b. It will be made available on the company's website and posted in prominent locations throughout the workplace.
10. Review and Approval
This Health and Safety Policy has been reviewed, approved, and endorsed by the management of Breaking Atoms Limited.
Date of Approval: 06/06/2023
Signature: Sumit Sharma, Co-Founder