SAFETY STATEMENT FOR LIMERICK RACECOURSE
In compliance with the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005, Limerick Racecourse has formulated a comprehensive Safety Statement. This document is founded on thorough risk assessments spanning all facets of the workplace, aiming to facilitate effective planning and control of work practices and mitigate identified risks to an acceptable level.
The Safety Statement's primary goal is to guide and control work practices to minimise identified risks. It applies to all Managers and employees at Limerick Racecourse.
ORGANISATIONAL ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Clearly defines roles and responsibilities for key positions such as Racecourse Manager, Operations Manager, Health and Safety Business Partner and Officer, Facilities Maintenance, Supervisors, and Employees.
Describes the process of determining risks and how risk assessments contribute to effective hazard management.
STATUTORY DUTY ARRANGEMENTS
Outlines Limerick Racecourse's arrangements to ensure compliance with statutory duties.
Includes sub-headings on Safe Systems of Work, Accident and Incident Reporting, Fire Safety, and Occupational Health.
EXPECTATIONS OF CONTRACTORS
Details Limerick Racecourse's expectations from contractors, providing information to ensure safe work processes while on the property.
MANAGEMENT OF CONSTRUCTION
Addresses the procedures for managing construction activities on Limerick Racecourse property.
Outlines protocols for implementing pandemic procedures in response to governmental or statutory guidelines and instructions.
Describes the process of consulting with employees, emphasising the importance of collaborative decision-making.
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This Safety Statement serves as a comprehensive guide for Limerick Racecourse, ensuring a systematic approach to health and safety management while promoting a collaborative and informed workplace culture.