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Managing health and safety. Guide for employers.

The HSE have released information for for leaders, owners, trustees and line managers. It will particularly help those who need to put in place or oversee their organisation’s health and safety arrangements.

The Health and Safety Executive have published a series of booklets aimed at helping employers and employees to understand their obligations under current health and safety legislation. The advice may also help workers and their representatives, as well as health and safety practitioners, and training providers to do what they need to do.

As well as guidance on legal duties, there are examples of evidence to look for when deciding if you are doing enough to manage for health and safety effectively.

The publications can be downloaded here.

Employee Consultation

Actions required by Employer

Sample Health and safety policy

All of the above will open in a new window. The two guides are in PDF format and the HSE policy is a Microsoft Word document.

Here is a link to the appropriate webpage.