Performance Appraisals Do You Include Safety?
If you were to walk out into the workplace and ask a random employee the following question:
"Can you describe to me what your safety duties are under the WHS Act?"
"Can you describe to me our organization’s Work Health and Safety Policy?"
Chances are you will be met with a blank stare followed by a wall of silence.
For a crucial area such safety, surely such answers are not acceptable.
Traditional performance reviews may measure productivity and quality, but is safety a consideration? A "Safety Performance Appraisal" focuses on what employees have done during the review period to help prevent incidents in the workplace. It also helps employees understand the importance of safety.
In this post we share another way to get safety engrained in people’s minds: