TailGate Meetings will be held to review safe work permits execution
of work, contingency plans and job hazards.
Each morning, prior to construction start, each foreman will
hold a meeting with his crew. The purpose of this
meeting is to ensure that the scope of the work and the safety
requirements are clearly understood.
The meeting is used as a communication tool to encourage open
discussion on safety matters and the project involved.
Chairing of this meeting is rotated among the crew
members. This serves to promote participation and
involvement. Crewmembers are encouraged to identify and
report safety hazards. Establishing and maintaining a
good support system among the work crews will develop proper
Minutes of the meetings will be prepared and circulated each
week by a crewmember. These will eb reviewed by the GMC
Safety Supervisor to ensure that effective meetings are being
conducted. Assistance and guidance will be provided as
to Safety Program