Protecting the professionals who produce sustainable supplies of high-quality drinking water is of utmost importance. Protecting a utility's most valuable resource, its employees, so they can work safely in environments that are safe for them is the primary purpose of workplace safety programs.
With this edition, the manual M3 has been completely rewritten, focusing on development of comprehensive health and safety programs. The manual can be used as general guidance for water utility personnel who have the responsibility for developing a utility health and safety program.
Supplementary digital information and tools to use in developing a utility health and safety program are included, for example,