By signing the agreement, the contractor agrees to abide by these rules and to ensure that it communicates with all employees who will be working on the site. Otherwise, the contractor violates not only his contract, but also non-compliance with the Law on Health and Safety at Work, considered a crime and punishable. With SafetyWallet and its partnership with MAKROSAFE and OHS Online, subscribers can ensure that they are involved in creating a safer, healthier and more compliant work environment. To find out how you can ensure the health and safety of employers and contractors, click here. The purpose of Article 37(2) of the health and safety contract between an employer and a contractor refers specifically to a binding and written contractual agreement. It exists between a client and a contractor with regard to the works and / or services provided by the contractor, which are subject to both the conditions of the mandatory agreement. This is determined by the client depending on the nature of their business and any work they may have to perform, or the services they need from a particular contractor. It may include, but is not limited to: this section contains general health and safety rules in accordance with the customer`s specific safety requirements for the location on which the contractor will work. These rules can vary from one site to another and are specific to location and work. In an ever-changing world, with new and stricter rules, it is becoming increasingly difficult to always ensure full compliance. SafetyWallet helps and assists its subscribers despite the industry in which they work or the number of employees and contractors under their responsibility.
Dear Clive, thank you for your phone request today. The 37.2 is in the form of a template that you can use. We have health and safety services and products at my Safety Shop (www.mysafetyshop.co.za/Healthandsafetyservices). Where not only have we covered each employer with legal requirements, but where we can also help contractors become health and safety compliant in order to ensure a safe working environment during contract work. Our library continues to grow with reusable templates that are of the utmost importance to us to provide you with up-to-date information. If you subscribe every month, all these templates are free. Stay healthy and safe and feel free to chat with us by clicking on the chat icon at the bottom right of the screen! Before the contractor can start working, he must meet many requirements. One of these requirements, in accordance with the agreement referred to in section 37 (2), is that they must submit a safety case. Hello The agreement in section 37.2 comes from OHSA. Is there an equivalent agreement that applies to mines, given that mines are under the MHSA? Or can the same agreement be used in mines? Depending on the customer and the nature of their business, the following documentation can be expected in such a file:.