Most of us know about the Occupational Health and Safety Association’s (OSHA) dual citation policy. This is a perfect example of the emphasis on responsibility. OSHA’s legislation places direct accountability on employers– even when the contractor is directly responsible for an incident.
On average 70% of all suppliers and contractors fail to meet one or more minimum contract Terms & Conditions – this includes safety criteria. That’s a gamble you just can’t afford to take.
A vendor management system confirms that your contractors are following the rules by reviewing their leading and lagging performance indicators. Download this white paper for further insight on how a solid vendor management system can effectively reduce the risk of an incident occurring and bolster staff compliance.
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