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Health & Safety Executive  and Related Information

Absence Management
The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD), working with HSE and Acas, have launched a free online toolkit to help managers with absence management.

Corporate Responsibility
Corporate responsibility covers a wide range of issues, including the effects that an organisation’s business has on the environment, human rights and third world poverty.

COSSH Esentials
Easy steps to controlling health risks from chemicals Click here to get started

Electrical Safety at Work

HSE recognises the importance that human factors can play in helping avoid accidents and ill-health at work. For example, up to 80% of accidents are often attributed to human error, which suggests a great deal more can be done to prevent them.

Fatigue Risk
The development of a fatigue / risk index for shiftworkers - research report

First aid at Work
People at work can suffer injury or sudden illness. It is important that employers have made arrangements to ensure their employees receive immediate attention if they are injured or taken ill at work.

Involving Workers

Latex Allergies

Manual Handling Assessment Chart
The MAC tool has been developed to help the user identify high risk workplace manual handling activities.

Risk Management
Practical steps to protect people from the risks that cause real harm and suffering.

Skin at Work
An occupational skin disease may be defined as a disease in which workplace exposure to a physical, chemical, or biological agent or a mechanical force has been the cause or played a major role in the development of the disease.

New version released - go to the download page

Vibration at Work

Work Related Stress

Other papers and seminars:

Stop Slips in the Kitchen  (952 KB)
Safety & Migrant Workers TUC Guide  (161 KB)