This teaching material is used to instruct temporary workers who are hired out to SCC-certified organisations before they get to work.
Under the Dutch Working Conditions Act, employers and employees are obliged in the working environment to pay close attention to health, safety and the environment. Employers need to offer their employees and managers the proper safety training so they are able to work healthily and safely.
Managers play an important role in setting up, implementing and enforcing safety policy. It's essential that managers ‘set a good example’, must that requires that they have sufficient knowledge.