General Risk Assessments

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The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999, as amended, requires that every employer shall make a suitable and sufficient assessment of:

  • The risk to health and safety of his employees to which they are exposed while at work.
  • The risks to the health and safety of persons not in his employment arising out of and in connection with the conduct of his undertaken

Risks assessments must be reviewed if there is reason to suspect that is no longer valid; or
There has been a significant change in the matters to which it relates.

Employers with 5 or more employees must record:

  • The significant findings of their risk assessment
  • Groups of employees identified as being especially at risk for example, new and expecting mothers and young persons

Services

B & P Health and Safety Management Consultants Ltd can provide a General Risk Assessment service to support the client in complying with the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999, as amended.

Health and safety assistance is available to support your risk assessment programme which will address:

  • Planning and preparation
  • Risk assessment techniques
  • The assessment process
  • Identification of hazards
  • Identify people who might be harmed
  • Evaluate the risk and the required control measures
  • Record your findings, implement and communicate
  • Review the assessment and update for e.g. a significant change to the process

B & P Health and Safety Management Consultants Ltd can provide training in the risk assessment process to:

Managers, Supervisors, Team leaders, Engineers, and Safety representatives