Health And Safety Statement

Employers have to carry out health and safety risk assessments and set out their health and safety policy in a written statement where applicable. Health And Safety Policy The law requires all employers of more than five people must have a written health and safety statement setting out their general health and safety policy, andContinue reading “Health And Safety Statement”

Accidents At Work

Employers must report certain accidents at work to the Health and Safety Executive and they must keep a record of any reportable injury, disease or dangerous occurrence. Accident At Work Reporting In the event of: work-related accidents which cause death; work-related accidents which cause certain serious injuries (reportable injuries); diagnosed cases of certain industrial diseases;Continue reading “Accidents At Work”

Health And Safety Law

There are common law and statutory duties which require employers to ensure safeguards are in place to protect the health and safety of their workforce. Health And Safety At Work Employers have a general duty to take reasonable care to avoid injury, disease or death occurring to their employees at work, and must provide: AContinue reading “Health And Safety Law”