Why Do We Need To Do Risk Assessment?

It is every employer’s responsibility to manage Health and Safety in their workplace. Part of the process of managing Health & safety is to ensure we are aware of the hazards, the level of risk and have taken action to minimise the risk. This process is called Risk Assessment. There is a legal requirement in the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 to ensure as far as “reasonable practicable” … [Read more...]