As a business owner, it’s essential for you to protect your business and employees from any potential risks in the workplace. To do this you need to ensure that all risk assessment documentation has been completed by a fully trained risk assessor.
Every business should have a general risk assessment. This fundamental requirement will give you peace of mind, and ensures that your employees and the environment in which they work remain safe.
In addition to general risk assessments, employers also have a legal duty to carry out specific risk assessments when required. Examples of areas which need specific risk assessments include: