Introduction – Why do we Need Health and Safety?
Legislative requirement – Safety, Health, and Welfare at Work Act 2005.
This law arose out of the findings of the Barrington Commission in 1983.
Under this legislation, there are duties required of employers and employees. Health and safety policy is intended to ensure, so far as is reasonably practicable, the safety, health andthe welfare of you and those associated with the work activity.
Definition of Health and Safety:
What is meant by the term occupational ill health?
Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005:
General Applications Regulations 2007: