What is Health and Safety?
Health and safety act 1974.
Management of Health and safety at work regulations 1999.
Employer’s responsibilities employees.
Types of health hazard in a work environment.
Health and Safety in the workplace.
Policies and Procedures.
RIDDOR (including April 2012 update)
Accident Reporting and Record Keeping.
Key figures regarding accidents at work for Great Britain.
Assessments (assessments will be carried out and recorded throughout the course).
By doing the course the staff will be able to:
• Understand the underpinning acts and regulations.
• How a safe environment can be maintained by employees and employers adhering to their responsibilities.
• How to take an active part in developing risk assessment and record keeping to establish a safer environment for everyone.