Author: David Combes
Published: April 17, 2014
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HSE report that a million British businesses and 10 million workers are estimated to work at height each year, and falls are one of the biggest causes of death/serious injury at work (40 deaths/4,000 major injuries per year).
The new guidance available on the website covers:-
- Advice about do’s and don’ts
- Unpacking some of the myths eg banning ladders
- Targeted advice for different sectors
- Help for workers to become clearer about their own responsibilities
More information from the HSE website here