Where do I start?
Initially take measures for eliminating the hazards affecting the employees most, specifically in high-risk working areas and for activities where accident and health hazards are likely.
Define additional measures regarding their urgency, chronological and practical feasibility.
Characteristic features of risky working areas or activities include, for example,
- frequent occurrence of malfunctions regarding the operational sequence,
- striking absenteeism,
- frequency of accidents and sick leave,
- frequent faulty actions,
- activities that must be performed monotonously,
- activities that very frequently must be performed under time pressure,
- poor working atmosphere,
- high-fluctuation areas,
- poor quality of work.