control measure

Method applied by duty holders to prevent intrinsic hazards from resulting with unintended consequences. Examples include:

  • Use of qualified professionals or persons to perform the work
  • Ensuring the products, equipment and work conform to safety codes and standards
  • Ensuring workers are aware of the hazards related to regulated equipment and work
  • Fostering a positive safety culture within the working environment
  • Including regulated product, equipment and work into safety management plans