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4 keys to a solid safety audit and inspection program

KPA 4 keys

Part 4: Safety committee meetings

What they cover:

  • Overall EHS program function and effectiveness
  • EHS program efficiency
  • Safety team roles and responsibilities
  • Current priorities and improvements to make
  • Timetables for implementing changes
  • EHS program budget and costs


Examples of questions to ask:

  • Are employees working as safely and efficiently as possible?
  • Are all members of the organization, including leadership, engaged and represented in EHS program decisions?
  • What your current safety and regulatory risks?
  • What aspects of the EHS program are functioning as intended?
  • Are there any gaps in the program?
  • What needs to be improved?
  • How soon will changes be made?
  • What are the improvement costs?
  • What is the ROI of an optimized safety program?
  • Who is responsible for coordinating changes?
  • What will the schedule be for inspections and audits moving forward?


Learn more.

We’ll level with you – audits and inspections can be a lot of work.

But they’re easier, cheaper and a whole lot less stressful than dealing with accidents, losses, penalties, legal claims, workforce turnover and the myriad other adverse consequences of a poor EHS program.

Effective audits and inspections not only save lives, but also tend to:

  • Lower workers’ compensation costs
  • Prevent citations and fines
  • Boost workforce productivity and retention


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