|Document ID (ISN)||59180|
|Convention or series no.
||Statutory Instruments 1992 No.2051
||Health and Safety - The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1992 [United Kingdom]
||HMSO Books, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom, 1992. 10p. Price: GBP 2.30.
||These Regulations (made on 26 Aug. 1992) come into force on 1 Jan. 1993. They give effect in Great Britain to Council Directives 89/391/EEC (see CIS 89-1401) and 91/383/EEC (see CIS 92-6). The Regulations require employers to (a) make, review and record risk assessments in workplaces; (b) make, give effect to and, in certain cases, record appropriate health and safety arrangements; (c) ensure that their employees are provided with appropriate health surveillance; (d) appoint "competent persons" to assist them with carrying out their OSH obligations; (e) establish emergency procedures; (f) provide their employees with OSH information; (g) ensure that appropriate OSH measures are carried out when their premises are shared with other employers or when outside or temporary employees are present on their premises; (h) take their employees' capabilities as regards OSH into account when entrusting tasks to them; (i) ensure that their employees are provided with OSH training and information when necessary.
||occupational safety and health; plant safety and health organization; United Kingdom; responsibilities of employers
||European Communities; work capacity; hazard evaluation; temporary workers; information of personnel; replaced; law; safety training in industry; safety officers; medical supervision
||A - Laws, regulations, directives
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Standards and directives with the force of law
|Broad subject area(s)
||General safety, health and conditions of work