The efficiency of any operation can be measured directly by its ability to control loss. Accidents resulting in personal injury or damage to property and equipment represent needless suffering and waste. It is the responsibility of the management of this company to provide the safest conditions and equipment for all employees. The company policy on safety is:
• The safety of the employee, the public, and the operation is paramount. Every effort will be made to eliminate hazards and reduce the possibility of accidents and injuries.
• Safety will be given priority over expediency or shortcuts.
• The company, its managers, and employees will comply with all safety laws and regulations.
• Every manager and employee will be expected to demonstrate attitudes and actions which reflect this policy for their own safety and for the safety of others.