This website uses non-intrusive cookies to improve your user experience. You can visit our cookie privacy page for more information.

Protecting people from real work related risk

Some aspects of local authority work can present a risk of real harm or suffering to employees, contractors, service users and the public.

Regardless of whether local authorities use their own workforce or contract out their work activities and service delivery, it is important to focus on the significant risks arising from their work-related activities.

Updated: 2014-04-03