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Occupational Safety & Health Office

Site:Occupational Safety & Health
Office
Location:7F, Administration Building
TEL:(04)23592525 ext 2382 , 2384 ,2385, 2388
E-mail:osh@vghtc.gov.tw



Introduction

Taichung Veterans General Hospital has established a mission working group for Labor Safety and health in 1991 based on the new policy to include the Labor Safety and Health Bill into the national medical and health services. This working group was then officially established and named as Labor Safety and Health Office in October 2003, was a unit of VGHTC. It was renamed as Occupational Safety and Health Office  in January 2018.
 
The Office is led by a director, and assisted by three labor safety management professional and three labor health service nurses. The mission of the office is to promote the relevant policy of safety and health. A total of 48 representatives selected by various units participate in the Occupational Safety and Health Committee, with the superintendant as the chairman and the deputy superintendant  as the deputy chairman, and the Office director serves as the Executive Secretary. All members are responsible for the promotion and supervision of the relevant matter on occupational safety and health . The committee convenes a regular meeting every quarter.
 
VGHTC obtained the certification of the dual-system certification of Occupational Safety and Health Management System (OHSAS 18001: 2007) and Taiwan Occupational Safety and Health Management System TOSHMS (CNS 15506: 2011) between 2014 and2020, and won the occupations of the Ministry of Labor in 1995, 2006 and 2016 Five-star awards for excellent safety and health units and 2017 occupational safety and health management system performance recognition.