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New to health and safety

Health and safety is relevant to all businesses. So, if you are an employer - or are self employed - you are responsible for the health, safety and welfare of employees and any others who may be affected by what you do. This includes employees, casual or part time workers, trainees, customers, neighbours, sales people and members of the public.

What to do first

HSE aims to make it as easy as we can for you to make your farm safe, healthy and legal. Take the first steps by checking out our guides on:

What to do next

Download our leaflet: Farmwise

Read an example risk assessment for a poultry farm

Read some of the other myths people and the media spread about health and safety.


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