Occupational Health & Safety Legislation Consultants 

         Established 1986


Tel 0117267839 / 0825749882                                                                                                                                      Fax 0866500687 


  April 2009


About Me


 Mission Statement


Contact Me






Bronze Subscribers


Silver Subscribers


Gold Subscribers 


 Platinum Subscribers


 Summary of Subscriptions


Subscription Order Form


OHS News


Department of Labour (DoL)


Department of Mineral & Energy (DME)


OHS Chat & Skinner Newsletters


OHS Practitioner Newsletter


 Exclusive Subscriber Newsletter


OHS Act Section 16


Employer's Rights


OHS Act Section 37


OHS Court Cases




Department of Labour






SABS Website


Compensation Commissioner




   Department of Justice


 Department Mineral & Energy


OHS Act Section 7. Health and safety policy

(1) The chief inspector may direct -

(a) any employer in writing; and

(b) any category of employers by notice in the Gazette,

to prepare a written policy concerning the protection of the health and safety of his employees at work, including a description of his organization and the arrangements for carrying out and reviewing that policy.

(2) Any direction under subsection (1) shall be accompanied by guide-lines concerning the contents of the policy concerned.

(3) An employer shall prominently display a copy of the policy referred to in subsection (1), signed by the chief executive officer, in the workplace where his employees normally report for service.