Occupational safety and health management system in Colombia
In UR Global, we work to help companies in Colombia to prevent injuries and diseases caused by bad conditions at work, as well as to protect the integrity of their workers.
Our extensive experience makes our clients are thankful for the business services carried out in the different Latin American countries and have full confidence in our professional team involved in subsidiary management.
What is the occupational safety and health management system in Colombia?
The occupational safety and health management system is the process to prevent injuries and diseases caused by work conditions, as well as to protect the integrity of workers in the companies and subsidiaries in Colombia.
Due to these procedures, the number of accidents have been reduced significantly.
The occupational safety and health management system aims to improve labor conditions, work environment and health of employees improving their physical, mental and social welfare.
When are you obliged to implement the occupational safety and health management system in Colombia?
The article 2 of the Resolution 0312 of 2019 regulates the occupational safety and health management system and establishes what people, natural or legal, are obliged to implement the SGSST.
This includes business companies that have a link through a working relationship. Therefore, when a natural or legal person has hired a single worker, the obligation to be implemented has already been created.
The UR Global process to implement the occupational safety and health management system in Colombia
We follow a rigorous and continuous process to implement the occupational safety and health management system. Each company employee must participate in the activities, procedures, and programs developed for their successful realization:
- Firstly, we carry out a diagnosis of the situation, from which we obtain the risks incurred by workers and objectives of the analysis.
- Afterwards, we make a work plan subject to annual revision and a training plan.
- Finally, an accident report is carried out, in addition to acquiring or contracting services to improve benefits and make a plan of future preventive actions.
Importance of occupational safety and health
In UR Global, we develop a logical process and by stages based on continuous improvement in order to recognize, evaluate, anticipate and control risks that can affect the integrity of employees.
This process is not done in a single moment, but involves the activity development of continuous improvement based on the PDCA cycle model (plan, do, check and act).