First Aid: In-depth

Monday, January 20, 2020

The Health and Safety (First-aid) Regulations 1981 impose duties on the employer and the self-employed to provide facilities that enable first aid to be given to employees if they are injured or become ill at work. In the majority of cases, trained and qualified first aiders must administer first aid. The regulations also require employers to inform employees of first-aid arrangements.

First Aid Policy

Monday, January 20, 2020

The organisation is committed to providing sufficient numbers of first-aid personnel to deal with accidents and injuries at work, including injuries and illnesses affecting children attending the provision.

First Aid: Quick Facts

Monday, January 20, 2020

EmployersOperators are required to provide adequate and suitable first-aid equipment and facilities for employees under the Health and Safety (First-aid) Regulations 1981. Employers’ Duties

Employer Factsheet: Duties relating to the use of explosives

Friday, January 17, 2020

The following offers an example of the duties relating to the use of explosives under the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (CDM). Examples of each duty holder are provided along with the specific duties relating to that duty holder with regard to the use of explosives.

Asbestos: Resources

Thursday, January 16, 2020

Those who work with asbestos-containing materials are required to keep records. Records of examinations and testing of any control measures must be held for a minimum of five years.

COSHH: Resources

Thursday, January 16, 2020

Records should be kept of the following.

Asbestos-related Diseases: Resources

Thursday, January 16, 2020

In order to comply with the requirements of the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012, those who work with materials containing asbestos are required to keep records. The regulations require records of examinations and testing of any control measures to be held for a minimum of five years. Health records of the individuals concerned must be kept for a minimum of 40 years, together with personal monitoring results taken during the course of a contract.

Biological Hazards: Resources

Thursday, January 16, 2020

These forms are available for you to download as a Microsoft Word document that can be saved and edited as required.