Paul Chadder of Henmans Freeth LLP
Business owner or office manager? This 'Download Now' eKit will take away the difficulty of creating an health and safety risk assessment for your business.
Assessments for small to medium-sized businesses are simple to create with our eKit.
To ensure a safe workplace, employers must carry out a suitable and sufficient assessment of the risks to the health and safety of employees in order to identify hazards, evaluate the extent of risks and take appropriate action.
All employers are required to carry out an health and safety assessment in their workplace, and if they employ five or more people, it must be recorded in writing. Failure to undertake an health & safety risk assessment is a criminal offence.
This eKit can be used in England and Wales and complies with current risk assessment regulations. It's intended for primarily office-based businesses and provides you with guidance and background information to help you understand what is expected of you as an employer:
This eKit includes all the health and safety risk assessment templates you need, with simple-to-follow expert guidance on how to complete the risk assessment forms. It includes a generic risk assessment template form, as well as assessments for specific situations:
This eKit has been written by Paul Chadder of Henmans Freeth LLP, solicitors who specialise in health and safety law.
Guidance manual contents:
Risk assessment templates: