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This website provides information to assist the Police Service in maintaining a balanced approach between operational effectiveness and the management and control of the many and varied risks police officers and staff face in the line of duty.

Striking the balance between operational and health and safety duties...

Joint agreements

These agreements have been developed between HSE and the Police Service to ensure cooperation between the parties where investigation and enforcement responsibilities interface or overlap.

See Joint Agreements

Reports and publications

These reports summarise the main findings from 14 inspections of police forces carried out by HSE between 2006-2008, to assess compliance with health and safety legal requirements, notably the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 and the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999.

Reports and publications


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Updated 2018-07-02