Health and Safety Guidance
Health and safety management can seem daunting but should be a straightforward part of managing your business as a whole. It involves practical steps that protect people from harm and at the same time protect the future success of your business.
You need to take the right precautions to reduce the risks of workplace dangers and provide a safe working environment for yourself, your employees and your customers.
Direct impacts on your business
You shouldn't see addressing health and safety as a burden. It offers significant opportunities which can include:
- Reduce costs and potentially improve productivity
- Reduce risks
- Lower employee absence and turnover rates
- See fewer accidents
- Have a lessened threat of legal action
- Improve standing among suppliers and partners
- Increase productivity
- Get a good reputationResources you should know about
- The health and safety toolbox: How to control risks at work