In light of recent government advice, many employers are gearing up to welcome back at least some of their workforce. But how do you provide your workers with a safe workplace? The government requires you to implement a COVID-19 risk assessment whether it be for your offices, your vehicles or workshop. COVID-19 is a notifiable disease and therefore reportable under RIDDOR.
The HSE are focusing on whether workplaces are safe and whether risk assessments are effective; the lack of a suitable and sufficient risk assessment is an offence on its own, punishable by an unlimited fine.
To help you avoid breaching the rules, Backhouse Jones along are providing operators with e-training on how to draft the all important COVID-19 risk assessment. The training will give you the tools to draft the risk assessment, including providing a model risk assessment from which you can build your own to suit your business needs. Enrol on to our e-training session here.
With our advice packages, we take away the guesswork and work with you to develop your COVID-19 risk assessments. There are two options: The COVID-19 Risk Assessment Starter Pack; or the COVID-19 Risk Assessment Bespoke Service.
Our COVID 19 Risk Assessment Starter Pack provides a framework risk assessment for you to start with and develop as you see appropriate for a fixed price.
Our COVID-19 Risk Assessment Bespoke Service includes one free place on our e-training session (subject to availability) and we work with you to devise a COVID-19 risk assessment for as many of your work place settings as you require; the price is available upon request.
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