Management responsibilities

By law, employers and duty holders must know what hazards and risks are in their workplaces and take steps to eliminate or reduce these risks.

Key messages

By law, employers and duty holders must:

These pages show employers in workplace transport what their responsibilities are, and how they can work with employees to control and reduce risks in the workplace.




Smoking in vehicles: HSE is not responsible for enforcing the legislation but will fully support Local Authority Officers both in raising employers' awareness of their responsibilities and in encouraging employers and employees to comply with the new legislation. More detailed information can be found from the following sites: