Every employer is required under law to appoint at least one Competent Health and Safety Person to assist them meet their legal health and safety obligations.
This being a requirement under the Management of Health & Safety Regulations 1999, any employer who has not done this is in breach of their statutory duty under Health and Safety Legislation and therefore becomes liable to criminal prosecution.
Our team will deliver to your Company a Friendly, Expert Advisory Service from highly qualified Health and Safety Professionals. Our specialist service includes:
Did you know that for an additional £155 + VAT we can assist you with your under 5 SSIP application, or for an additional £275 + vat we can assist you with your over 5 SSIP application – including CHAS, SMAS and Safe Contractor accreditations.
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Why do I need a Competent H&S Advisor?
This is a requirement of the Management of Health & Safety Regulations 1999, which states that:
Every Employer shall appoint one or more competent persons to assist them in understanding the measures they need to take to comply with the requirements and prohibitions imposed upon them by or under the relevant statutory provisions.
This being a legal requirement.
Also, as per the Management of Health & Safety Regulations 1999 –
A person shall be regarded as competent where they have sufficient training and experience or knowledge and other qualities to enable them properly to assist in the undertakings.
What does your External Competent H&S Advisor do?
What does the service not cover?
The provision of health and safety documentation which is deemed to be provided by our other services.
When can I access the service?
The service covers an office hours telephone helpline and access to 24-hr Emergency Telephone helpline.
FOR A FREE NO OBLIGATION TELEPHONE CHAT REGARDING YOUR HEALTH AND SAFETY NEEDS, PLEASE CONTACT OUR TEAM TODAY ON 01623 753654.