Your obligations on fire prevention and fighting

According to the Law on Fire Prevention and Fighting , all business entities operating in Vietnam have to set up and train grassroots fire prevention and fighting teams. The Provincial Department of Fire Prevention and Fighting Police will inspect your business either regularly or randomly. If your work place and work practices do not comply with the standards on fire fighting and prevention, you may be required to pay a fine that ranges from VND 50,000 to VND 5,000,000.

Manage health and safety at your workplace

Every business is responsible for ensuring the health and safety of its employees and to protect the environment. The right approach isn't just about doing the minimum required to comply with the labor law,it can also benefit your business.

Health and Safety at the Workplace and the Law

You have a responsibility for the health and safety of everyone affected by your business. Your duties include:

Make your workplace healthy and safe for employees and the public

Every business has legal responsibilities to ensure the health and safety of employees and other people affected by their business' activities, such as customers and suppliers. They are also obliged to meet legal requirements designed to protect the environment. Taking this approach can also benefit your business.

Inform your employees of the health and safety procedures at your workplace

Your health, safety and environment policy should be a practical guide to how you manage health, safety and the environment within your business. It sets out the actions you are taking to:

How to deal with health and safety problems

Most businesses are susceptible to accidents, fires and/or pollution incidents. Your health, safety and environmental management systems should prepare you for these problems and emergencies.

Your obligations on fire prevention and fighting

Your obligations on fire prevention and fighting

Manage health and safety at your workplace

Manage health and safety at your workplace