Occupational safety and health


Occupational safety and health

Law Offices of OMP regularly provides comprehensive legal advice to its clients on various issues of compliance with occupational safety and health requirements set forth by Ukrainian law. We are ready to offer a wide range of legal solutions from drafting and/or due diligence of internal documents related to occupational safety to support in inspections and court proceedings in connection with occupational accidents. Our clients include enterprises engaged in agriculture, construction, machine building, metallurgy, natural resources extraction, pharmaceutical industry, etc.

Our services will help to elaborate an occupational safety system aimed at prevention of work accidents, as well as minimization of liability of an enterprise, its owners and management, including prevention of criminal liability of CEO. We note that expenses for establishment and maintenance of the occupational safety system at the enterprise are much less than expenses and damages related to occupational accidents.

 In particular, we provide the following legal services: 

  • legal due diligence of internal documents related to occupational safety;
  • advice on issues concerning creation and activity of occupational safety service at the enterprise;
  • drafting regulations, instructions, journals and other documents required by Ukrainian law on occupational safety;
  • obtaining permits for performance of hazardous works and using of hazardous equipment, as well as other permits and approvals in connection with occupational safety;
  • legal support in inspections and court proceedings in connection with occupational accidents, protection of the director in case of initiation of criminal proceedings;
  • consultations to the management and employees responsible for occupational safety on all issues of Ukrainian law regarding compliance with occupational safety requirements;
  • resolving disputes between employees and the management related to occupational safety, etc.


Publications:
23.11.2015: Ogorodniychuk Igor |