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Title: Health And Safety: Risk Assessments At Work

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A proper management system for health and safety
can be explained as the systematic approach put
in place by an employer to minimize the risk of
injury and illness at the worksite. Identifying,
assessing, and controlling risks to workers in
all workplace operations are the main tasks in
health and safety management. Importance of
Health and Safety In Workplace
Protecting the life and the well being of staffs,
visitors, and customers is the main aim of health
and safety. A good business sense begins when we
start to look seriously about Health and Safety
at the site. The neglection of health and safety
risk performance of the organization may lose
staff and may increase costs and reduce
It is the responsibility of each and every staff
in an organization to follow health and safety
tips to avoid injuries and accidents in the
The Main Duties Of Employer . Provide and
maintain a safe workplace for employees . Avoid
and Prevent risks from use of any article and
from exposure to physical agents, noise and
vibration and any other harmful substances. .
Prevent and avoid any improper behaviour likely
to put the safety, health, and welfare of
employees at risk.
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. Provide instruction and health safety courses
to employees. . Always renew the safety courses
of the employees without any fail. . Provide
protective clothing and equipment to employees
and all other staffs. The Main Duties Of
Employees Employees have to take
responsibility to protect the health and safety
of themselves and of other people working in the
workplace. Not to engage in improper tasks
that will endanger themselves or other people in
the site. Dont drink or take drugs in the
workplace or during the work. Undergo
regular medical checkups or other assessment if
requested to do so by the employer. Always
report to the employer about any defects in the
place of work or equipment which might be a
danger to health and safety of the workers.
Health and safety training and its benefits The
occupational health and safety courses for
employees which can help to reduce workplace
injuries and also can protect the companies from
legal issues. Educating workers to control which
reduces work-related illness up to a certain
limit by getting sufficient knowledge which will
increase the performance.
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7 Steps to Improving Workplace Health and
Safety Create a perfect plan to promote
workplace health and safety. Observe and
understand the worksite. Train the
employees. Talk regularly with the
employees. Regularly update and maintain
records. Make safety a key part of your
business. It is easy to prevent workplace
accidents by identifying, risk analysis, risk
evaluation and by providing proper safety
training to all the staffs. There are many
Certified institutions which provides health and
safety training in Ireland with affordable price.
Employees can choose flexible timing which helps
them to pursue the course together with the work
and get sufficient knowledge to how to perform
task without causing injuries.
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