Legal: Legislation and standards
All the following legislation applies to slips and trips to a greater or lesser degree.
- Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974.
- Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999.
- Safety Representatives and Safety Committees Regulations 1977 and Health and Safety (Consultation with Employees) Regulations 1996.
- Workplace (Health Safety and Welfare) Regulations 1992.
- Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2007.
- Personal Protective Equipment at Work Regulations 1992.
- Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002.
- Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998.