In 2000, DOWCO, Inc, a US manufacturer of boat and motorcycle covers, motorcycle luggage and saddlebags, radically changed its safety programme. The company determined that the effort had to be employee rather than management driven and to win the hearts and minds of staff and instil safety into every aspect of its work environment, the company: 1) Established an employee safety committee with responsibility for training new employees and to continually monitor and improve safety; 2) Put all new...

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9.6.5 Manage workplace cleanliness, health & safety
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