Function & Duties
Function as adviser to the University in aspects related to Occupational Safety and Health with assistance from the University’s Occupational Safety and Health Committee and other committees in general.
Assist in identifying national safety laws such as acts, rules and regulations, code of practice/ guidelines and standards in order to ensure compliance within the University from time to time through the Occupational Safety and Health Committee.
Monitor aspects of Occupational Safety and Health within the University by performing audit, regular inspection and workplace monitoring through Occupational Safety and Health Committee to ensure that workplace procedures comply with the stipulated rules and regulations.
Assist the Occupational Safety and Health Committee in conducting investigation should an accident occur at the workplace in order to identify the cause of the accident and take on the role of resource centre for compilation of information and data related to Occupational Safety and Health.
Collaboratively plan Occupational Safety and Health related programs and activities with the Occupational Safety and Health Committee for the University and ensure the effectiveness of Safety and Health policies and planning as agreed by the University’s Occupational Safety and Health Committee and other related committees.
Act as the secretariat for UMP Occupational Safety & Health Committee in conducting activities as planned and discussed by the committee.
Permanent member in the University’s Technical Committee or Jawatankuasa Teknikal Universiti (JKTU) and the University’s Development Committee or Jawatankuasa Pembangunan Universiti (JKPU) to ensure compliance in the specifications of purchasing of all assets/ works/ services as required by OSHA 1994 and also ensure that risks have been eliminated or minimized as early as during the production of specifications (Application of risk control, that is, by elimination or minimization of risks at early/ during the development process).