It is not uncommon in some work places to see health and safety signs on absolutely everything. But is it really necessary?
The reality is that safety signs should only be used where signifiant hazards exists. Furthermore, they also only be bought into play if the hazard has not been controlled by other means. Of course, there are some occasions where sign...
For many people risk assessments are the epitome of health and safety has gone ‘mad’. They find
the mere thought of the workplace being made safe by a piece of paper laughable. This is, in fact,
the way it is for many workplaces but it doesn’t need to be.
If your attitude towards risk assessments resonates with the above, then you have missed the