The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has recently published the ‘Violence in the Workplace’ report, which interrogates Home Office ‘British Crime Survey’ results and presents findings on work related violence. HSE publishes this report as part of its responsibility for developing and implementing policy on work-related violence. To view this report and links to relevant [...]
The main focus of the toolkit is to tackle work-related violence towards employees, and to demonstrate some of the control measures that could be implemented to help reduce the risk of violence to customers and members of the public on your premises, and reduce the risk of crime against your business.
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and Local Authorities (LAs) have worked in partnership to develop this toolkit to help reduce the risk of work-related violence in your licensed or retail premises. The toolkit provides practical advice on how to conduct a risk assessment and take action to prevent or control work-related violence. It contains [...]
This report details a comprehensive literature review covering the management and prevention of work related violence in retail and licensed premises. This review forms the evidence base of the ‘Good practice toolkit on preventing violence in retail and licensed premises’ available on the HSE website.
The cross-government HWWB Programme is organising 11 Countrywide Events to take place in Scotland, Wales and the 9 regions of England - running between 5 March and 7 May 2009.
Is your Local Authority involved in, or leading, any initiatives where occupational health and safety is contributing to the health, work and well-being of local communities? If so Local Authority Unit would like to hear from you!
HSE and local authorities have worked in partnership to develop a toolkit to help you reduce the risk