Duties of Safety and Health Officer

  • to advise employer on the safety and health measures;
  • to inspect and determine the safety of work place;
  • to investigate any accident which has happened in the work place;
  • to assist employer in organizing and implementing OSH programme;
  • to become secretary to the committee;
  • to assist the committee in any inspection of the work place;
  • to collect, analyze and maintain statistics on any accident, dangerous occurrence, occupational poisoning and disease which have occurred at the work place;
  • to assist any officer in carrying out his duty under the Act;
  • to carry out other instruction made by the employer on any matters pertaining to OSH;