Main responsibilities of a manager

The main responsibilities of a leader are to:

•  Maintain attention on the significant risks and implementation of adequate controls.

•  Demonstrate their commitment to health and safety through their actions, such as following the organisation policy and procedures for health and safety.

•  Be aware of the key health and safety issues with their area of responsibility.

•  Consult with their workforce on health and safety matters and actively involve them in procedures.

•  Challenge all unsafe behaviour in a timely way.