HSE RIDDOR changes apply from 1st October 2013

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A reduction in the old list of 'major injuries' to now be classed as 'specified injuries'

Author: David Combes
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Just a reminder that the new requirements come into play from 1st October 2013.  We have previously reported on these and the main changes involve:

  • a reduction in the old list of ‘major injuries’ to now be classed as ‘specified injuries’
  • a reduction of the list of 47 types of industrial disease to now 8 categories of work related illness
  • a reduction in the number of ‘dangerous occurrence’ which require reporting

David Combes

In remeberance of David Combes 1948 – 2020

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