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The Health & Safety Section is focused on improving the health and safety of the Department's employees. The Section oversees the implementation of a variety of programs to support this effort. Do you have a suggestion to improve the health and safety of NHDOT employees? Please contact Wende Giorgi.

OSC Health & Safety Goals, Strategy and Methods:

  • Goals:
    • Improved DOT employee health and safety; decreased accidents, injuries and lost time
  • Strategy:
    • Raise employee awareness of healthy lifestyles and safe practices through exemplary leadership, education, training and personal accountability
  • Tools/Methods:
    • New Employee Orientation - emphasize health & safety expectations and responsibilities
    • Performance Evaluation - stress accountability of employees and supervisors
    • Training - reinforce good health & safety practices
    • Auditing - check compliance
    • Communication - provide information through bulletin boards, health & safety "Alerts", best practices, regulatory updates, wellness "fairs", Web site, etc.
    • Programs - detail and standardize requirements
    • Risk Assessment - determine employee exposure to adverse work conditions

 

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New Hampshire Department of Transportation
PO Box 483 | 7 Hazen Drive | Concord, NH | 03302-0483
Tel: 603.271-3734 | Fax: 603.271.3914

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