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Assessment Task 1 BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplaceAssessment task 1WHSM proposed report Introduction This report aims to introduce WHS management system for the organization to meet with organizational requirement to develop and assist the organization to comply with WHS legislation. My role I have been contracted by Australian Hardware to research and propose a WHS managementsystem for the organizationCompany background Australia Hardware has expanded rapidly to include 138 warehouses stores nationally. Unfortunately, one of the possible results of this rapid expansion is lack of a national consistent approach to WHS compliance.The company does take seriously its legal and ethical obligations to provide a safe workplace: however, safety standards may be slipping. According to incomplete Australian Hardware records, last year, the Lost Time to Injury Frequency Rate (LTIFR) was 13.9. The current industry benchmark 10.1. Mission & vision statement Within five years, Australian Hardware will lead the hardware and home improvement market in Australia. Products/service Australian Hardware suppliers hardware and home improvement procedures and provide expert advice and service to the Australian consumer market through its network of 198 stores/warehouse Location Australia Hardware is headquartered in Sydney, NSW. The business owns and operates 138 stores throughout Australia. Target marketThe market has been divided into three target markets or segments:1.Home improvers 2.DYIs3.TradespersonMarketing strategy Australian Hardware takes a two-pronged strategic approach, characterized by product and service differentiation along with select targeted marketing activities. 1
Assessment Task 1 BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplaceStrategic directionAustralian Hardware’s strategic directions are to:-Increase sale revenue and gross profit-Maintain or increase market share-Control direct and indirect operational costs-Maintain superior product and service quality standards-Establish Australian Hardware’s reputation as a socially and environmentally responsible company 2
Assessment Task 1 BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplaceOrganizational chart 3Board of directors CEOCFOCOOStore managers x 138Timber ManagerSales Consultants Plumbing and electrical ManagerSales Consultants Garden Products ManagerSales Consultants Hardware and Home products ManagerSales Consultants General Operations ManagerGeneral sales AssistantsCheck out staffAdministration StaffMarketing Human resources
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Assessment Task 1 BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplaceWHS management system Purpose: To establish requirements for the overall management of Australian Hardware’s work, health and safety management system.Scope: This document identifies how Australian Hardware meets with WHS standard Objective: -To develop and maintain an integrated work health and safety management system-To develop, monitor and enforce policies, procedures and instructions which aimto ensure that a healthy and safe workplace is maintained.
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