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The European Good Practice Awards close to UK entrants on 3 October 2012. Don’t miss this opportunity if you have a good example of managers and workers collaborating to improve workplace health and safety. To find out more about the awards proce…
Following the successful delivery of HSE’s ‘Safe and sound at work – do your bit’ training initiative, HSE has made the training materials available for download via the HSE website. The materials are aimed at training professio…
Here you will find example risk assessments which show the kind of approach HSE expects a small business or workplace to take. The examples show how other small and medium-sized businesses have approached risk assessment.
The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) Rural Industries Group, in conjunction with the British Off-Road Driving Association (BORDA), is delighted to bring you a series of thought-provoking presentations and practical demonstrations by industry experts, (including HSE) which will help you to assess the risks and manage this often-forgotten or underestimated activity. Rutland, 11 [...]
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The HSE, in association with the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development and Investors in People, have designed a series of tools to allow managers to assess whether they currently have the behaviours identified as effective for preventing and reducing stress at work; its aim is to help managers reflect on their behaviour and management [...]
This consultation sets out the proposals the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has identified to give effect to the recommendation in Professor Löfstedt’s report “Reclaiming health and safety for all: An independent review of health and safety legislation”, to exempt from health and safety law those self-employed whose work activities pose no potential risk of [...]
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has opened a three-month consultation on proposals to exempt self-employed people whose work activities pose no potential risk of harm to others from health and safety law.
A tour operator and a ship management firm have been fined after workers were exposed to asbestos fibres during refurbishment work on board a cruise ship.