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Document ID (ISN)40945
CIS number 83-2056
ISBN(s) 0-11-883692-7
Year 1983
Convention or series no.
Author(s)
Health Services Advisory Committee
Title Safety policies in the Health Service
Bibliographic information H.M. Stationery Office, 49 High Holborn, London WC1V 6HB, United Kingdom, 1983. 12p. Illus. Price: ú2.40.
Abstract This guidance is to assist in the establishment of health and safety policies within the National Health Service (United Kingdom), as required by the Health and Safety at Work Act (1974). It provides information on writing, publishing and monitoring such policies. There is a checklist for identifying subjects to be covered in a safety policy, including organisation, environmental control and safety and health hazards.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; safety planning; hospitals; health services
Descriptors (secondary) check lists; plant safety organization
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Health care services
Safety programmes