EHS Management

Build a Better Safety Committee

Committees that focus on safety and health improvement, ergonomics, incident investigation, or other specific goals are common in businesses of all sizes. Labor/management safety committees aren’t mandated in California, but many employers use them to comply with the communication requirements of the Injury and Illness Prevention Program (IIPP) standard in General Industry Safety Orders Section 3203.

If you’re going to use a labor/management safety committee, it must meet the requirements found in the IIPP standard. Read the article to learn what they are.