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Occupational Health, Safety and Environment (OHSE)

The primary role of the Occupational Health, Safety and Environment (OHSE) Function is to encourage and enable all staff to understand, and take responsibility for, safety and environmental protection. In doing so, the function is key in enhancing organisational and personal values, behaviours, actions and workplace culture.

Our OHSE function keeps DE&S in line with all applicable legislation and promotes responsibility for safety and environmental protection.

The OHSE Function promotes training and best practices, and intervenes decisively to prevent unsafe and undesirable actions. In addition the function owns the policy and processes to ensure standardised approaches and appropriate regulatory compliance.

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OHSE Roles

The skills within OHSE include; safety and environmental specialists; health, safety and environment audit and compliance specialists.

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