Essential Health & Safety Law For Directors and Managers

Course Details

This Essential Health & Safety Law For Directors and Managers provides good Health & Safety Management, which like good Human Resource Management, is something which many organisations aspire to. It is also required under Health & Safety Legislation. Many of the principles of Total Quality Management apply to good Health & Safety systems and policies.

There are no short cuts to successful Health & Safety Management, it cannot be sidelined nor delegated out of sight. The starting point is genuine and positive commitment by Senior Management.

Benefits to you

On completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Recognise their legal obligations.
  • Identify actions which need to be taken by their organisations to comply with statutory duties.

Course Contents

  • Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 (Main Provisions)
  • Management of Health & Safety at Work Regulations 1999
  • Policies, Procedures, Company Systems and Organisation
  • Safe Systems of Work and Best Working Practice
  • Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007
  • Other Relevant Acts / Regulations and Approved Codes of Practice
  • Maintaining Records and Monitoring Performance
  • Reviewing and Improving Performance

Who should attend?

Directors, Managers others with Health, Safety and Welfare Responsibilities.