The prospect of an audit strikes fear into many organizations, but embracing them can result in large systematic improvements in occupational safety. The paper will discuss what makes audits successful, why internal safety audits are useful, and how best to carry out audits to improve your safety system.
Download this whitepaper and learn:
- The differences between audits and inspections
- The keys to an effective internal audit
- Potential pitfalls of making audits a central part of your SMS
About the Author
Shannon Crinklaw is a Client Service Consultant with Medgate. Shannon has worked in the safety and environmental field for over 10 years mostly in the private sector within manufacturing environments. Shannon received a Business degree specializing in Human Resources from the University of Waterloo in Waterloo, Ontario. She furthered her specialization in safety by receiving a post grad certificate from Ryerson University in Toronto, Ontario. She currently holds 2 certifications as a Canadian Registered Safety Professional and Canadian Human Resource Leader. Prior to Medgate, Shannon’s experience included work with recognized safety leaders within the automotive industry where she was involved in various aspects of developing and executing Safety programs and involvement in the ISO 14001 certification. Shannon’s broad experience in the occupational health and safety field enables her to bring a deep understanding of the needs of Medgate clients.More Content by Shannon Crinklaw, CRSP, CHRL