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How to encourage employees to be health and safety representatives

The workforce may have reservations about performing the role of a health and safety representative, particularly in non-unionised workplaces. Employees may believe that:

To encourage your employees to represent colleagues on health and safety issues, you can build commitment in your workforce if you:

For individuals