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Cleaning industry health and safety

The cleaning industry employs large numbers of people in all sectors of the economy from offices to factories, schools to hospitals, shops to aircraft.

This site provides occupational health and safety advice for people working in the cleaning industry. It provides information to employers on how to comply with health and safety law.

Getting started

Health and safety made simple

This site is for employers and those who want some basic information on what they must do to make sure their businesses comply with health and safety law.

The basics for your business

Risk assessments

A risk assessment is an important step that will help you to protect your workers and your business, as well as complying with the law.

Risk assessment

Cleaning industry liaison forum

HSE and the Cleaning Industry Liaison Forum provide advice and guidance on health and safety within the cleaning industry.

About the forum

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Updated 2020-07-28