Managing Your Health & Safety

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To comply with the criteria established within the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, all companies and organisations employing five or more staff must have a written, comprehensive Health and Safety Policy. However, simply having a policy is not enough; separate procedures and arrangements, along with additional training, may be necessary to ensure full […]

An Overview Of Risk Assessments

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Whether you are an employer or self-employed, it is a legal requirement to assess the health and safety risks associated with your job activities. Conducting a thorough risk assessment is crucial to identifying potential hazards and implementing measures to control and reduce these risks. Why Conduct a Risk Assessment? A risk assessment is essential for: […]