Health & Safety

The Authority’s Safety Program is designed to comply with the Occupational Safety and Health Act of North Carolina and all other applicable Federal, State, and local laws and regulations. If you have questions about the program, call us at 910-799-6064, ext. 1013.

This program embodies a positive attitude toward safety and accident prevention on the part of all Authority staff and employees. The program is designed to provide not only a safe physical working environment, but also an atmosphere of safety awareness through safety education, training, and staff involvement. The participation and earnest cooperation of all Authority staff and employees is actively encouraged. 

It is the policy of the Cape Fear Public Utility Authority to establish for its employees a safe and healthful work environment. A Safety Program for all employees has been instituted to accomplish that goal. 

  • To provide employees with the necessary instruction in safe work practices, procedures, and behavior
  • To ensure compliance with all Federal, State and local laws and regulations pertaining to safety
  • To promote accident prevention and safety programs
Program Elements
  • To develop and promote an accident prevention plan
  • To implement a regular safety inspection program
  • To designate accountability for promoting, instructing, training, and managing the safety program