Steps to a Safe Workplace


Basics steps to a safe workplace for your employees

These are basic safety and health rules for most employers in Kansas. Make your workplace safer and healthier by following these rules:

  1. Follow core guidelines.
  2. Build a safety program.
  3. Display the required workplace posters.
  4. Find other rules that apply to your workplace such as:
    • Industry specific rules like Agriculture, Construction or Aerospace Manufacturing.
    • Hazard specific rules such as Confined Spaces.
    • Machine specific rules such as Portable Power Tools or Machine Safety.
  5. Find other programs that apply to your workplace like:
    • Rules requiring training or written plans.
    • Additional program requirements.
  6. Get required certifications and licenses.
  7. Request assistance, if needed, from the Kansas Department of Labor.

Get more information to help you with the basics at: OSHA