COVID-19 Risk Assessments
It a legal requirement for employers to carry out a COVID-19 risk assessment. In practice this will mean the town or parish clerk.
Before restarting work you should ensure the safety of the workplace by:
- carrying out a risk assessment in line with the HSE guidance – https://www.hse.gov.uk/simple-health-safety/risk/index.htm
- consulting with your workers or trade unions
- sharing the results of the risk assessment with your workforce and on your website
COVID-19 risk assessments templates are available on the HSE website – https://www.hse.gov.uk/simple-health-safety/risk/risk-assessment-template-and-examples.htm