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  • General health and safety duties: local authority

    Type:
    Employment law manual

    Additional information on the law on general health and safety duties for local authority employers, including Green Book provisions. To be read in conjunction with the general information on the law on general health and safety duties.

  • Health and safety policy, organisation and performance review: local authority

    Type:
    Employment law manual

    Additional information on the law on health and safety policy, organisation and performance review for local authority employers, including Green Book provisions and the health and safety advisory service. To be read in conjunction with the general information on the law on health and safety policy, organisation and performance review.

  • Hazard identification and risk management: local authority

    Type:
    Employment law manual

    Additional information on the law on hazard identification and risk management for local authority employers, including Green Book provisions. To be read in conjunction with the general information on the law on hazard identification and risk management.

  • Health surveillance, emergency procedures, information and training: local authority

    Type:
    Employment law manual

    Additional information on the law on health surveillance, emergency procedures, health and safety information and training for local authority employers, including Green Book provisions. To be read in conjunction with the general information on the law on surveillance, emergency procedures, information and training.

  • Health and safety of specific vulnerable people: local authority

    Type:
    Employment law manual

    Additional information on the law on health and safety of specific vulnerable people for local authority employers, including manual handling in domiciliary care. To be read in conjunction with the general information on the law on health and safety of specific vulnerable people.

  • Health and safety of specific vulnerable people

    Type:
    Employment law manual

    The law on health and safety of specific vulnerable people, namely children and young persons, women of childbearing age (including new or expectant mothers), disabled persons, night workers, homeworkers, lone workers, and temporary workers.

  • Health surveillance, emergency procedures, information and training

    Type:
    Employment law manual

    The law on health surveillance, procedures for serious and imminent danger and for danger areas, safety training, and safety information.

  • General health and safety duties

    Type:
    Employment law manual

    The law on general health and safety duties, including employers' duties to employees in terms of criminal and civil liability, employers' duties to non-employees, and employees' duties.

  • Health and safety policy, organisation and performance review

    Type:
    Employment law manual

    The law on policy, organisation and performance review, leadership of health and safety, planning, measuring performance, and auditing and reviewing performance.

  • Hazard identification and risk management

    Type:
    Employment law manual

    The law on hazard identification and risk management, including risk assessment, principles of prevention, arrangements, and competent persons.

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