Transfer of Responsibilities/Authorities for Safety Significant Roles
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Type:  Best Practice

Publisher:  Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY

Published As:  Public

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Topics:  Biological Safety, Chemical Safety, Occupational Safety and Health, Confined Space

Initiate an orderly transfer of responsibilities for safety-significant roles. Without establishing an orderly transfer of responsibilities newly appointed individuals may fail to understand and fulfill all role responsibilities. When staff or facility changes occur, incomplete transfer of role responsibilities has led to lapses in oversight and compliance.

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