Working at height

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  • Date:
    2 March 2010
    Type:
    Legal timetable

    The Regulations extend the duty on employers to reduce the risk to employees’ health and safety that occurs from carrying out work at height to the maritime sector.

  • Date:
    29 January 2007
    Type:
    Legal timetable

    The Regulations amend the Work at Height Regulations 2005 to include work concerning the provision of instruction or leadership to one or more persons in connection with their engagement in caving or climbing by way of sport, recreation, team building or similar activities.

  • Proposal for Work at Height (Amendment) Regulations

    Date:
    31 July 2006
    Type:
    Consultations

    The Government consults on proposals for Regulations amending the Work at Height Regulations 2005.

  • Date:
    8 June 2005
    Type:
    Legal timetable

    The Regulations, which implement the Temporary Work at Height Directive, consolidate all the legal requirements to ensure safe work at height into one set of Regulations and clarify the processes and procedures that are designed to reduce the number of deaths and injuries caused by falls from height in the workplace.

  • Date:
    22 November 2004
    Type:
    Legal timetable

    The Regulations, which implement the Temporary Work at Height Directive, consolidate all the legal requirements to ensure safe work at height into one set of Regulations and clarify the processes and procedures that are designed to reduce the number of deaths and injuries caused by falls from height in the workplace.

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HR and legal information and guidance relating to hazardous processes and activities (working at height).