The Hazards Management Program (HMP) is a written safety and environmental plan for a work unit, which provides a framework for ensuring compliance with regulations pertaining to protection of personnel and the environment. The primary purposes of the HMP are to provide safety information for employee in each work unit, to provide documentation of compliance with occupational and environmental regulations, and to provide information to the Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) department for use in determining job specific training requirements.

Responsibilities

Environment, Health and Safety

EHS is responsible for reviewing the submitted HMPs, inspecting work locations, and ensuring compliance with the regulations.

Supervisor

The supervisor is responsible for developing an HMP, communicating its contents to his or her employees, and maintaining safety and environmental compliance.

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