An Introduction to Health &
Safety and Risk Assessing Made Easy

This health & safety introduction is suitable for all levels of people in the workplace, from operatives to senior management. Using case studies, real life workplace examples, group discussion and practical examples, delegates will leave understanding the basics of health & safety and how to get the balance of being safe vs. fulfilling responsibilities.

This course is delivered in an interesting way with plenty of delegate participation and interaction.

Course Outline:

Introduction to Health & Safety – what does it mean?

The Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 introduction – not boring you with legislation but enabling understanding of the relevant bits

Responsibilities across the workplace

Health & Safety Policies – a brief overview on what should be included and why they are important

A look at the costs of accidents vs. the cost of avoiding them

Claim culture exploration and how to protect your business

Good practice and reasonableness in relation to Health & Safety

Understanding ‘reasonably practicable’ and clarifying the myths

How to identify hazards in the workplace

Communication of Health & Safety – how to do it easily

 

Date TBC

Location Howarths HQ, Brooke Street, Cleckheaton, Bradford, BD19 3RR

Presenter A qualified Health and Safety Practitioner

Cost £75 plus VAT

Duration One day

Call Justine now on 01274 864999 to book your place today.

 

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