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Document ID (ISN)102135
CIS number 03-1165
ISBN(s) 0-7176-2603-2
Year 2003
Convention or series no. HSE Booklet BI 510
Health and Safety Executive
Title Accident book
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, 2003. 12p. Illus. Price: GBP 4.75.
Abstract Employers must keep records of accidents and have to provide an accident book in which employees or people acting on their behalf can enter details of the accident leading to injury. Besides accident record sheets, useful information is provided for employers and employees on what they have to do in the case of accidents or injuries at work, on how to use the forms and on the benefits of keeping accident records. A summary of the law on RIDDOR (see CIS 96-146) is also provided.
Descriptors (primary) notification of occupational accidents; responsibilities; legal aspects
Descriptors (secondary) injuries; safety guides; workmen's compensation
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Reporting of occupational accidents
Notification of accidents and diseases