The purchasing module is an 8 page document that shows a businesses commitment to eliminating hazards associated with items of plant, equipment, chemical substances and other materials before they are introduced into the workplace. The procedure applies to all items of plant, equipment, materials and chemicals that are being considered for purchase, hire, lease, or donation to a business.
The purchasing module can be used as a stand-alone document or incorporated into your existing WHS Management System.
This module includes:
Product Sample (Extract only)
Purchasing and acquisition of all items must take into account legislative safety requirements and requires assessment by the appropriate manager initiating the purchase, ensuring conformance to XYZ Organisation’s WHS policies and WHS legislation.
Objective: The objective of this procedure is to ensure that suitable consideration and assessment is undertaken when purchasing plant, equipment, materials and chemical substances which may present a hazard or have an adverse impact on health and safety at XYZ Organisation.