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Leading health and safety at work

Guidance booklets

This website contains Leadership guidance for all directors, governors, trustees, officers and their equivalents in the private, public and third sectors.

It applies to organisations of all sizes. More information is available regarding small businesses and major hazard industries

Safety Climate Tool

HSL's Safety Climate Tool is designed to assist organisations who want to improve their safety culture, by helping to raise the profile of health and safety.

More about the SCT

Four-point agenda

1. Plan

The board should set the direction for effective health and safety management.

3. Monitor

Monitoring and reporting are vital parts of a health and safety culture.

2. Deliver

Introduce management systems and practices that ensure risks are dealt with sensibly, responsibly and proportionately.

4. Review

A formal boardroom review of health and safety performance is essential.


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Updated 2017-12-22