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HSE - Strategies and Plans

Earlier this year, the HSE published its strategies and plans going forward. 'Helping Great Britain Work Well' outlines their continuing influence on health and safety and includes:- Acting Together Tackling ill health Managing risk well Supporting small employers Keeping pace with change Sharing their success Because of their involvement the HSE has proven that, with care, planning and consideration, we can minimise worker deaths and injuries. ToolKit CS can also aid those who manage...
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Health Surveillance Guidance from the HSE

The HSE has a useful web site regarding health surveillance. Health surveillance allows for early identification of ill health and corrective actions can be implemented. If your staff are exposed to noise, vibration, solvents, fumes, dust, biological agents and other substances hazardous to health or work in compressed air you need to be aware of the hazards involved. For further information visit www.hse.gov.uk/health-surveillance
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HSE Issue Guidance On Health Surveillance

The HSE has issued new guidance which it hopes will provide employers confidence that they are doing what they need to do to protect their workers' health. Health surveillance is needed where, even after all precautions are taken, there is still a risk that workers may be exposed to chemicals or other hazardous substances Visit www.hse.gov.uk/health-surveillance for more details.
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