Use of Equipment and Vehicles
Equipment and vehicles essential in accomplishing job duties are expensive and may be difficult to replace. When using Big Sandy ADD property, you are expected to exercise care, notify of required maintenance, and follow all operating instructions, safety standards, and guidelines.
You should notify your team leader if any equipment or vehicles appear to be damaged, defective, or in need of repair. Prompt reporting of damages, defects, and the need for repairs could prevent deterioration of equipment and possible injury to employees or other people. Your team leader can answer any questions about your responsibility for maintenance and care of equipment or vehicles you use on the job.
The improper, careless, negligent, destructive, or unsafe use or operation of equipment or vehicles, as well as excessive or avoidable traffic and parking violations, may result in disciplinary action, up to and including termination of employment.
Policy No. 508 Issued 7/17/2003