Organisations owe a duty of care not only to employees and others, but to the environment too. For this reason, every organisation has a statutory duty of prevention of environmental damage. This can be achieved by reviewing the organisation’s operations, activities, products and services to identify aspects which may have significant impact with the environment and intervene by prioritizing actions for controlling the risks.
This element therefore, offers environmental assessment forms, waste registers, transfer notes, permit requirements, waste transfer and disposal records etc. These items can be used to assist the organisation comply with the regulations thereby managing costs.