Managing for safety
This area of the site provides guidance specifically for
employers and people responsible for a workplace, about legal
obligations and general good practice.
People looking at these pages should also consider the other
areas of the site, which will provide relevant information and
downloads for different people in the workplace.
The Information area is divided into:
Every business has to undertake a Risk Assessment, by law. Find
out how to go about it, what you should consider, write down, and
review, all in the context of transport in your workplace.
- Organising for
Find out how, as a manager, you should be setting up safe ways of
working, communicating with people who work with you, and making
sure you have done all you can to organise your workplace
- Creating a Safe
Advice about organising your site, including details about
parking areas, loading and unloading sites, road layouts and
other infrastructure and route issues.
- Choosing and Training Safe
Employers and managers are responsible for making sure that
people are able to undertake their tasks safely. Find out more on
Guidance regarding the safe use and upkeep of workplace
- Delivering safely
Do vehicles visit your workplace to deliver or collect goods?
Does your business use vehicles to deliver or collect goods from
other businesses? If so, this guidance applies to you.