The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has developed a range of tools and guidance to help small and medium sized businesses get to grips with health and safety.
These cover themes like:
- A – Health & safety made simple – where you can learn where to get help, how to write policies an control risks, consultation with employees, training, workplace facilities, first aid and dealing with accidents, display of posters and insurance
- B – Health & safety toolbox – where you can find support to manage and control a wide range of risks at work, including safety, noise, personal protection, accidents and workplace conditions
- C – Risk assessment– where you can identify sensible measures to control risk in your workplace by identifying the hazards, who could be harmed, risk and precautions, creating records and reviewing your assessment
- HSE also offer regular free webinars with HMRC on growing your business, aimed at new businesses and includes case studies of growing businesses. These webinars run regularly and you can register for an upcoming seminar here