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Health and Safety
Executive

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Maintenance

Due to essential maintenance, from 4pm on Friday 24 January to 8pm on Sunday 26 January, HSE Books and other services may be unavailable. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Information and services

  • Manage risk

    Practical steps to protect people. Know the risks and plan to avoid or control them

  • Construction

    Site safety, working at height, scaffolding and Construction Design Management

  • RIDDOR

    Some serious workplace accidents, diseases or near misses (RIDDOR) must be reported

  • The law

    The Health and Safety at Work Act, criminal and civil law

Updated: 2020-01-24