2020 Maryland Statutes
Labor and Employment
Title 5 - Occupational Safety and Health
Subtitle 11 - Health Care Facilities -- Workplace Safety Program
Section 5-1103 - Workplace Safety Program

    (a)    The workplace safety committee shall establish a workplace safety program that is appropriate for the size and complexity of the health care facility.

    (b)    The workplace safety program established under subsection (a) of this section shall include:

        (1)    a written policy describing how the health care facility provides for the safety of health care workers;

        (2)    an annual assessment to:

            (i)    identify hazards, conditions, operations, and situations that could lead to workplace injuries; and

            (ii)    be used to develop recommendations to reduce the risk of workplace injuries;

        (3)    a process for reporting, responding to, and tracking incidences of workplace injuries; and

        (4)    regular workplace safety training for health care workers.

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