Health and safety at work
- Accident reporting
Record all accidents at work in the accident book, serious accidents or incidents need to be reported to us.
- Asbestos guidance
Asbestos guidance is intended for businesses / organisations and domestic householders.
- Working with Asbestos cement
Advice for businesses and private householders on working with asbestos cement.
- Barbecue safety for campers and caravanners
Safe use of barbecues when camping and caravanning to avoid being poisoned by carbon monoxide.
- Caravan and camping sites - health and safety checklist
A health and safety checklist for caravan and camping sites for reference when carrying out a risk assessment / assessment review.
- Cooling tower notification
You must notify us if your premises have cooling towers or evaporative condensers.
- Hazardous substances
Find out about hazardous substances, the COSHH Regulations to protect employees and what an employer and employee need to do when handing hazardous substances.
- Health and safety advice and training
Where to get health and safety advice and training including RoSPA and HSE.
- Health and safety training providers
Alphabetical list of health and safety training providers in Cumbria
- Health and safety enforcement
The enforcement of health and safety legislation is split between the Health and Safety Executive and local authorities.
- Slips and trips
Slips and trips are a major cause of injury to employees and members of the public.