Occupational Safety Specialist | Bureau Veritas
Company consultant for occupational safety and health protection management
Employers and entrepreneurs are legally obligated to take care of the occupational health and safety of their employees. The occupational safety specialist is an essential component of occupational safety. Due to legal requirements the employer is obliged to appoint an occupational safety specialist in writing.
Do you need more information? We can provide you with fast and uncomplicated support in appointing an occupational safety specialist and fulfilling the statutory occupational safety requirements.
Feel free to contact us - we will get back to you immediately and support you in complying with the legal requirements!
ON THE SAFE SIDE WITH AN OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY SPECIALIST
Our specialists for occupational safety support you in all necessary measures to prevent potential risks in the form of occupational accidents and avoidable illnesses in the workplace. In doing so, our experienced specialists provide support for holistic occupational safety and preventive health care in cooperation with the company physician and management - this ensures more than just legal certainty!
COMPREHENSIVE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY SUPPORT BY OUR OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY SPECIALISTS
Our industry-experienced occupational safety specialists support you everywhere in Switzerland with the aim of meeting the specified legal requirements and making your operations as hazard-free as possible.
In doing so, we offer you a comprehensive portfolio with solutions for more occupational health and safety:
● Fulfillment of all necessary duties of supervision
● Carrying out risk assessments/ evaluation of working conditions
● Advice on setting up the in-house occupational health and safety organization
● Workplace inspections and advice on workplace design
● Instruction of employees with regard to occupational safety and health protection
● Preparation of operating instructions & employee training courses
● Support in the selection of an occupational physician/ company doctor
● Carrying out accident investigations, documentation, analyses and evaluations
● Participation in meetings of the occupational safety committee
● Plant inspections to improve occupational health and safety and to develop preventive measures
● and much more: Feel free to contact us for specific inquiries!
Do you have any questions about our services? Please do not hesitate to contact us. We support you in the selection of specialists for occupational safety and the appropriate occupational safety solutions.
APPOINTMENT OF OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY SPECIALISTS - YOUR ADVANTAGES AT A GLANCE
By appointing an occupational safety specialist, employers fulfill their legal obligation and ensure greater occupational safety and legal certainty in their company. Since the advice provided by said specialist has a considerable influence on the quality level of the company's occupational health and safety, the selection of a qualified expert is of central importance. In this way, you avoid violations of the Occupational Safety Act in the long term and offer your employees a safe workplace.
Fewer occupational accidents
More occupational health and safety helps reduce workplace accidents and accident-related absences of your employees
Reduced liability risk
By appointing an occupational safety specialist from Bureau Veritas, you meet the legal requirements and thus ensure more legal certainty to avoid consequential costs
Through our large network of experts in the field of HSE, we can quickly and easily provide you with the right SIFA for your company
Experienced specialists with industry-specific knowledge ensure higher quality through fast and effective implementation of occupational safety measures
OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY SPECIALISTS FOR EVERY INDUSTRY
Preventive measures for compliance with occupational health and safety must be taken in every industry. However, depending on the company's activities, company-specific characteristics have an impact on the necessary occupational health and safety measures.
Our occupational safety specialists provide the necessary expertise for every industry and support you in implementing occupational safety in your company - among others, we provide specialists for the following sectors:
- Automotive industry
- Retail & service industry
- Construction industry
- Energy supply
- Chemical & process industry
- Food industry
- Pharmaceutical & Medical
- Insurance & Finance
- Other industries
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY SPECIALIST
WHY MUST AN OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY SPECIALIST BE APPOINTED?
The Occupational Safety Act stipulates that every employer with more than 50 employees must appoint an occupational safety specialist in writing. The occupational safety specialist supports the employer in implementing the statutory occupational safety regulations in the company.
HOW CAN AN OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY SPECIALIST BE APPOINTED?
An occupational safety specialist can be appointed either internally or externally. In the case of internal appointment, a separate employee is trained or hired who is responsible for implementing the occupational safety measures. This person is appointed personally as an occupational safety specialist.
In the case of external assignment, an intercompany HSE service provider is engaged. In this case, it is not necessary to appoint a person by name. The registration of the subcontracted company as the responsible body is sufficient.