EHS Global Moments: Colombian Safety Committee Representative Elections

May 15, 2019 10:10 AM ET

Each month, Antea Group’s blog series, EHS Global Moments, highlights an international, country-specific EHS regulation applicable to offices and other non-manufacturing, lower-risk operations.

This month we highlight how Colombia takes a unique and democratic approach to creating and maintaining safety committees in any company with ten or more employees.

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