Safety Statements & Safety, Health & Welfare at Work Legislation
The Health, Safety and Welfare at Work 1989 and 2005 Act require all employers to have a site specific Safety Statement.
Section 20 of the 2005 Act provided that the Safety Statement is:
‘a written statement… specifying the manner in which the safety, health and welfare of employees shall be secured and managed.
The aim of this course is to provide the participant with the skills & knowledge to ensure legal compliance is made easy to understand and implement, thus reducing the risk of accidents. Participants will be able to produce safety statement documents which are site specific and clearly set out all of the activities, obligations and responsibilities of the business and of the employees as is required by the Safety, Health & Welfare at Work Act 2005.
Who should apply?
This course is designed for both employers & employees in an organisation who have to manage risk and resources. The course’s aim is to provide these people with the knowledge and skills they require to manage resource and risk in compliance with their organisation’s policy and best practice in health and safety.
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