HSE launches website

Comments are closed. Previous Article Next Article HSE launches websiteOn 1 Mar 2001 in Personnel Today The first Government website designed to help employers meet their healthand safety responsibilities has been launched by the Health & SafetyExecutive. Hsedirect.com is a joint venture between the HSE and publisher ButterworthsTolley which aims to provide online information to help firms comply withhealth and safety law and HSE guidance. Health & Safety Commission chairman Bill Callaghan said, “We havedesigned hsedirect as a user-friendly site intended to help business, particularlysmall and medium-sized firms, understand and develop health and safety.” “Now busy employers will be able to obtain the information they need tocomply, quickly, easily and inexpensively,” he added. The site, which is also available on a CD-Rom, provides access to the latestlegislation and HSE guidance. There is also consolidated UK legislation, European Union directives, news,case summaries, press releases, links to HSE and other relevant sites andmaterial from Butterworths Tolley. It is designed to help employers meet the targets set out by the Governmenton health and safety. These include reducing the number of working days lost through work-relatedinjuries, reducing work-related ill-health and reducing the number of fatal andmajor injuries. www.hsedirect.com Related posts:No related photos. read more