Safety

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OHSAS 18001- SAFETY STATEMENT

AWA Marine is a leading Independent provider of Maritime Communication and Navigation Services.

Our company specializes in Communication and Navigation services to the Commercial, Defence, Offshore Oil & Gas and Superyacht markets here in Australia and the Asia Pacific region. We provide the highest quality Equipment and Services to the Industry, representing the best manufacturers and services providers available in the market.

Our business is underpinned by an integrated management system based on ISO 9001 Quality Management and OHSAS 18001 Health and Safety Management standards.

AWA Marine is committed to ensuring a safe and healthy workplace for its workers by eliminating or minimising the risk of injury to people and the risk of damage to plant and equipment.

To deliver this commitment, AWA Marine shall comply with all applicable local statutory, regulatory and legal requirements, as well as any relevant International laws. The system will be reviewed on an on-going basis.

AWA Marine firmly believes that occupational illness, injuries, property damage, fire and other potential harm to the employees are prevented through effectively managing all potential risks.

We will achieve this by following relevant legislation and adopting a risk management strategy of:

  • Identifying hazards in the workplace
  • Assessing risks to workers and others
  • Deciding on control measures
  • Implementing these controls
  • Monitoring that the controls are effective.

AWA marine is committed to providing adequate resources:

  • A safe work environment
  • Suitable and safe equipment
  • Information, instruction, training and supervision to ensure competence and safety.

AWA Marine will establish, maintain and review measurable objectives and targets to strive for continual improvement in OHS performance. We will also ensure the following:

  • Equipment is maintained
  • There are safe systems of work for our workers
  • Chemicals are used safely.

AWA Marine promotes the participation of workers in the safety program and ensures that all employees are aware of their roles and responsibilities, and are able to perform their duties in healthy and safe manner. We will foster, promote and reward positive behaviour and encourage transparency in reporting, monitoring, measuring, and learning from safety performance, and take corrective action where necessary.

We are unreservedly committed to improving our business, and ensuring a healthy and safe environment for everyone.