Health and safety at work
Our Environmental Health team enforce Health and Safety legislation in non-manufacturing premises such as offices, shops, warehouses and service industries, while the Health and Safety Executive is responsible for factories, workshops and construction sites.
We ensure that the Health and Safety at Work Etc Act 1974 and its associated regulations are known and followed by employers and their employees.
- We conduct Health and Safety inspections
- We provide advice and guidance
- We undertake accident and incident investigations
- We carry out enforcement action where necessary