Safety and Sense at Work
If you have just started a business in your spare room at home, or in the garage, maybe involved with computers for ten hours every day, first aid isn’t likely to be a priority in your mind, (but safety and the health of people at work is important).
The HSE see things rather differently. Every employer, and that would include you, having just employed yourself (?), has a responsibility to “assess the hazards and risks in your work place, and establish an appropriate level of first aid provision.”
Some would agree without hesitation, some would groan inwardly and accuse it of being an organ of the nanny state, though few Continue reading Health And Safety At Work