Workshop or Factory Health and Safety Policy template
Workshop/Factory Health and Safety Policy
This Workshop or Small Factory Health and Safety Policy has been specifically written to be suitable for a company of any size, including one man bands, that operates from a workshop or factory. This may be on a small industrial estate or in a shed in the garden. It makes reference to various pieces of legislation including Management Regs 1999, PUWER and LOLER 1998 and sets out the business’s commitment to safeguarding their employees' health, safety and welfare at work as well as anyone else who may be affected such as passers-by or their clients.
If your business has 5 or more employees you are required by law have a written Health and Safety Policy in addition to your health and safety statement.
This Workshop or Factory Health and Safety Policy has been written to comply with the requirements of the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 which sets out employers’ health and safety duties.
When signed and dated by the most senior person in the business this documentwill affirm your company’s determination to be compliant with health and safety legislation.