Health and Safety


It's important to know how workplace legislation applies to you.

Use these sites to understand legislation: 

http://www.hse.gov.uk/legislation/  

https://www.gov.uk/browse/employing-people/health-safety    


Find the legislation relevant to your industry.

Watch out for changes in the law.

Discover where you can go for more advice and guidance


These links provide health and safety legislation that apply to all employers and workplaces, and those extra duties that apply to workplaces with more than five employees.

Regulations relating to specific areas and activities can be found via the relevant topic page.

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE)

Health and Safety at Work, etc. Act 1974

Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999

Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations 1995

Workplace (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations 1992

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