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HSE releases injury and ill-health statistics 2014/15

The full statistical report and industry specific data can be found online.

New COSHH essentials e-tool launched

A new and improved COSHH e-tool has been launched. Enhancements include the incorporation of Hazard (H) statements to comply with CLP Regulations in line with the Global Harmonisation System (GHS) of classification and labelling.

By | 2015-06-01T14:00:32+00:00 June 1st, 2015|Agriculture, Catering and hospitality, Construction, Health and safety, Manufacturing, Quarries, Cleaning, HSE, Motor vehicle repair, Offshore oil and gas, Stonemasonry, COSHH, Plastics, Retail, Rubber|Comments Off on New COSHH essentials e-tool launched

Free-to-download Safety Wizard app

A developer has launched a free-to-download health and safety app to help small to medium-sized businesses (SMEs) manage common workplace risks. The ‘SME Safety Wizard app’ is structured around HSE’s Toolbox guidance.

Proposals to amend safety of pressure systems ACOP

Public consultation runs from 1 September to 13 October 2014 – have your say on the revised version of the ACOP relating to the Pressure Systems Safety Regulations 2000 – L122 (PSSR ACOP). The consultation asks specific questions on the new format of the ACOP.

By | 2014-09-02T13:15:20+00:00 September 2nd, 2014|Catering and hospitality, Education, Engineering, Food manufacturing, Health and safety, Diving, HSE, Motor vehicle repair, Waste and recycling, Equipment at work, Laundries and dry-cleaners, Pressure systems, Your views|Comments Off on Proposals to amend safety of pressure systems ACOP

Risk assessments – A brief guide to controlling risks in the workplace

HSE has revised and simplified the 5 Steps. INDG163 ‘Risk assessment – A brief guide to controlling risks in the workplace’ clearly outlines what businesses need to do to assess their workplace risks without creating mountains of meaningless paperwork.

By | 2014-08-29T13:00:25+00:00 August 29th, 2014|Catering and hospitality, Entertainment and leisure, Health and safety, Free leaflet, Publications, Cleaning, Business, HSE, Motor vehicle repair, Retail, Leisure activities, Offices, Risk, Workplace transport, Revised publications|Comments Off on Risk assessments – A brief guide to controlling risks in the workplace

HSE51 – Regulation of health and safety at work

HSE has published a document that explains the main features of the regulatory approach taken by HSE and local authorities to improve standards in health and safety performance. The document will be of interest to businesses regulated by HSE and local authorities, as well as others working in health and safety.