A safety coordinator supervises the safety of a company’s workers. Their role is a combination of understanding legal safety requirements and setting standards for the company's workforce. The coordinator’s knowledge is used to help train workers to understand safety procedures and requirements.
Safety Coordinator Tasks
Conduct trainings informing employees of company health and safety plans and promoting safe practices.
Develop company health and safety plans and policies, and manage programs that ensure safe working conditions.
Supervise employee activities and inspect company equipment and property to ensure compliance with health and safety standards.
Handle accident reports, make sure records are properly filed, and identify strategies for preventing future accidents.