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How to Perform a Comprehensive Workplace Safety Audit: Key Areas to Focus On

First, the Backstory As a safety and compliance professional in Southern Ontario, I have witnessed firsthand the importance of conducting regular workplace safety audits . Not only do these audits help to ensure the safety and well-being of employees, but they also play a crucial role in maintaining a positive and productive work environment. However, performing a comprehensive safety audit can be a daunting task, especially for those who are new to the process. That's why in this article, I will be sharing my expertise and insights on how to perform a thorough workplace safety audit . I will guide you through the key areas that should be focused on during an audit, including physical hazards, training and emergency preparedness, and safety policies and procedures. By the end of this article, you will have a better understanding of the importance of workplace safety audits and the steps you can take to ensure that your organization is meeting all necessary safety standards. Let'