For people to be able to work safely they need to be provided with the appropriate premises, tools and equipment for the work they are undertaking. This is supported by various pieces of legislation and is also one of the foundations of civil liability. Not only do the relevant premises, tools and equipment need to be provided, but employees need to know how to use them safely and they need to be properly maintained.
Did you know?
people involved in fatal
accidents at work
working people sustained an injury at work
according to the Labour Force
of the most common accidents have the same three causes of injury: 1) slips, trips and falls, 2) manual handling and 3) struck by moving object.1
Guidance to help manage your premises, tools and equipment
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Tools and related content
Our Specialist Partners to help manage premises, tools and equipment
To access these solutions at preferential rates and terms, contact our Specialist Partner.
Slip Risk Management
Bonasystems provide support on slip risk management, detection and prevention to offer businesses the opportunity to understand their slip risk (using the HSE approved pendulum test) and to implement practical, measurable solutions to mitigate this risk.
Specialist Inspection Services
Bureau Veritas offer a variety of Specialist Inspection Services including, but not limited to, asbestos management, explosive atmospheres and dangerous substances, health and safety training, indoor air and water quality including legionella control.
EdApp by SafetyCulture
EdApp (by SafetyCulture) can provide access to dedicated training material designed to support, inform and upskill staff directly from their mobile devices.
iAuditor Mobile-First Inspections Platform
SafetyCulture's digital tools and platform allow teams to carry out inspections, spot issues quickly and easily and improve worker understanding. By surfacing exactly what matters, people in teams can act to improve their business and mitigate risk.
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