In 1996 Louisiana-Pacific, a US manufacturer of building materials, initiated a comprehensive health and safety programme in its North Central Region’s 13 sites. A regional network was created to share ideas and best practices, safety efforts were regionalised and training was revamped with the addition of computer based safety training to supplement hands-on training. To address compliance issues a comprehensive safety assessment programme was instituted which included an annual conference w...

BPIR Categories

9.6.5 Manage workplace cleanliness, health & safety
9.7.2 Provide mechanisms for internal communication
14.2.4 Conduct best practice/ process benchmarking
9.10.2 Analyse the impact of rewards/training/well-being
15.4.6 Work environment, health, safety, ergonomics

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