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Document ID (ISN)101829
CIS number 03-624
ISBN(s) 0-7176-2431-5
Year 2002
Convention or series no. HSE Guidance on Regulations L73
Author(s)
Health and Safety Executive
Title Guide to the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations 1995
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, 2nd ed., 2002. vi, 83p. 14 ref. Price: GBP 7.95.
Abstract This guide provides the full text of the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations (RIDDOR) 1995 and schedules (see CIS 95-1930) along with detailed guidance notes. It updates an earlier edition (see CIS 96-146) by taking into account recent regulations including the Police (Health and Safety) Regulations 1999. Contents: interpretation of the Regulations and notes on selected definitions; requirements for notification and reporting of injuries and dangerous occurrences; reporting the death of an employee, cases of disease and gas incidents; record keeping and availability; additional provisions relating to mines and quarries and offshore workplaces; restrictions on the application of the regulations; legal aspects of contravening these regulations; extension outside the United Kingdom. Notes on the schedules are provided and sample report forms are included.
Descriptors (primary) dangerous occurrences; notification of accidents and diseases; United Kingdom
Descriptors (secondary) responsibilities of employers; gas explosions; injuries; fatalities; safety service records; safety guides; offshore oil extraction; replaced; mining and quarrying; comment on law; schedule of occupational diseases
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Generalities
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Notification of accidents and diseases