Advice on preventing assessing risks to young workers provided by the British Safety Council’s Information Service.

What factors should we consider when assessing risks to young workers?

Young workers can be particularly vulnerable to being injured or made ill at work due to factors such as their possible lack of familiarity with hazards and risks.

As a result, UK law requires employers to take specific steps to ensure, so far as is reasonably practicable, the health and safety of young workers aged under 18.

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