Changes to RIDDOR reporting to HSE


A business wishing to report an incident under the RIDDOR scheme will be need to report it online.

Author: David Combes
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From 12 September 2011 a business wishing to report an incident under the RIDDOR scheme will for the most part be required to only report it online. 

There is a choice of 7 forms available to complete the majority being:-
F2508 – Report of an injury

The other six are:

F2508 – Report a dangerous occurrence

F2508A – Report of a Case of Disease

OIR9B – Report of an injury offshore

OIR9B – Report of a dangerous occurrence offshore

F2508G1 – Report of a flammable gas incident

F2508G2 – Report of a dangerous gas fitting

Apparently, according to HSE, more than half of reportable injuries are made online now.  However, people reporting traumatic incidents such as fatal and major incidents will still take place by phone

David Combes

In remeberance of David Combes 1948 – 2020

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