Safety & Security
Purpose of the Policy
It is important that you are aware of your personal responsibility and accountability for reporting problems and ensuring that health and safety practices are exercised on a daily basis in all that CFD does. CFD is committed to the welfare of CFD’s community members by preventing occupational injuries and illnesses and by providing a healthy and safe environment.
CFD is committed to ensuring that health excellence and accountability begins with each of us. It is CFD’s institutional commitment that this policy is communicated to, understood by and actively adopted by all to commit to the following:
• To continually improve internal health & safety standards and guidelines
• To ensure compliance with all relevant health & safety legislation
• To aggressively pursue a zero accident/ incident rate
Through CFD’s focused health and safety audits, reviews, feedback and internal responsibility and accountability, CFD is committed to continuous improvement of Health and Safety program and supporting initiatives. All members of CFD’s community are expected to promote and commit to maintaining a safe and healthy workplace. Any individual acting in contravention of this policy or who may be deemed to have failed to meet their obligations towards health and safety, depending on the circumstances, may face appropriate disciplinary action up to and including termination or academic dismissal.