MILESTONES FOR MASTER PLAN FOR OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY & HEALTH IN CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY YEAR 2005 - 2010 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
ENFORCEMENT & LEGISLATION CIDB to issue circular on mandatory requirements for CSHO – to be registered with CIDB/DOSH. Registered SHO to attend 5-days course to be registered as CSHO. Government Agencies to issue Circular of OSH requirements in Tender & Contract BQ – to include requirements on SSS and CSHO. CSHO to prepare Potential Risk Report prior to commencement of work – to be enforced by DOSH. Daily tool box talks prior to commencement of work – to be enforced by DOSH. CIDB to introduce Rating System – OSH assessment on Site. CSHO/ SSS to attend approved CEP for renewal of registration. Heavy penalties for failure to report accident and injuries (NADOPOD). SSS with > 10 years experience to undergo assessment (DOSH) prior to be registered as CSHO/SHO. Review BOWECS Statutory declaration on accidents and fatalities. TRAINING & EDUCATION Construction Safety & Health Officer 5-days Training Program. CIDB/DOSH to accredit Training Providers. Competency requirement for Construction OSH Trainers. To organise 12 Seminars on Construction Safety. Publication – accidents & legal prosecutions to be highlighted in the main stream media (paper & electronic). Contractors Association to play active role in encouraging members to attend OSH training. Government enforcers to attend construction OSH training. Introduction of SSS (To develop module) Training program for Site Safety Supervisor Introduction of Specific Training – high priority hazards To develop Designated Person training program To identify & develop training for specific plant, machinery & tools To develop module for senior management program To develop training for SHC PROMOTION CIDB to introduce Annual Award for Best OSH for Contractors and Project Owners. Introduce DIY Scheme (OSH Management System) – CIDB, DOSH, DSM & SIRIM. Formation of Malaysia Construction Safety & Health Association. Promotion through electronic media. Promotion – Safety campaign To develop standard safety signs To publicise of OSH precautions.
ENFORCEMENT & LEGISLATION DOSH/CIDB to establish mandatory requirement CSHO – to obtain SHO Competency Certificate from accredited training providers + CSHO Certificate (5-days training program). DOSH to introduce CDM Regulations – base on UK CDM Regulations. DOSH/BEM/IEM - requirements for the same qualified engineer to design temporary and permanent works. Project Owners to allocate sufficient fund for Contractors to provide PPE for workers. DOSH Inspectors qualification and experience to be upgraded. Appointment of other relevant Government Agencies/Consultant to strengthen enforcement – DOSH. DOSH to review Factories & Machinery (Building Operations & Works of Engineering Construction) (Safety) Regulations 1986 and relevant penalties under other applicable Acts and Regulations. Contractors to provide dedicated storage area for hazardous substances such as chemicals, cements. Etc. TRAINING & EDUCATION To develop mandatory CEP for CSHO – 10 points for registration renewal. Regulatory body to upgrade qualification and experience of OSH Inspectors – DOSH. Government agencies to organize seminars on Construction OSH annually. IPTA/IPTS/ABM to integrate OSH subjects as part of of their compulsory curriculum. Stakeholders to organize DIY Scheme on COSH Management System training. Senior management to attend OSH management course a year
ENFORCEMENT & LEGISLATION CIDB – CSHO Renewal with proof of Continuous Education required. DOSH - Project Owner with contract sum > RM20 million and above to employ CSHO in addition to any other law/legal requirements. Roles of CSHO to be defined. DOSH – to increase enforcement officers/inspectors. Client/Project Consultant to produce potential risk report before project...
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