Health and Safety Guide 2016

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Health and Safety legislation applies to all business, no matter what size or sector you are in.

The importance of Health and Safety in the workplace can not be under estimated as failing to comply can lead to investigations and fines averaging £28,301*.

The nineteenth edition of the Forums Health and Safety guide, will be available for our members from April 2016.  It is a vital business resource for any business owner, giving peace of mind that you are fully up to speed when it comes to manging your legal health and safety duties.  Simple guidance and checklist formats will help you identify where you are already legally compliant and will also point out where you may not be.

Up to date information on all current legislation and step by step guidance is available within the guide to ensure that you can demonstrate your management arrangements for Health and Safety to the HSE, local authorities, clients, insurance companies,solicitors and more, aswell as working and providing a safe environment for employees and customers. Our Health and Safety Guide is one of the most important guides for a business, forming part of the Forum’s comprehensive support package to help members comply with legislation.

Do you think this is something that your business requires or needs to be looking at?

The UK has an a health and safety record that is the envy of some countries across the world, but in order for this to continue we need to protect people and manage the risk factors that can arise. Managing workplace risks should not be complicated or expensive, and it isn’t with the help of The Forum of Private Business. We have solid support available which is easy to understand and implement.

If you would like to know how you can obtain a copy of our latest Health and Safety Guide and how becoming a member can benefit your business call our Membership advisors on 01565 626001