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Avid Online Guide: Health & Safety Governance

Health & Safety Governance


The Health and Safety at Work Act has introduced personal duties on directors and senior managers. This pack includes a policy, procedure and forms to use to assist companies in meeting these requirements. Directors and senior managers need to:

Demonstrate the process of identifying who are company officers

Develop a plan on how they will meet the 6 elements of due diligence

Monitor and review


Avid Online has a Governance document pack that will help to meet the obligations of directors and senior managers. This pack contains:

Procedure included:

Health and Safety Governance Procedure

Forms included:

Health and Safety Governance Policy

Due Diligence Plan

Board Report


This pack will assist you in meeting the requirements placed upon directors and senior managers:

The Health and Safety Governance Procedure outlines the steps to follow to develop and implement due diligence plans for company officers

The Health and Safety Governance Policy outlines how the Board will meet the requirements of due diligence

The Due Diligence Plan is a form to document how each of the 6 elements of due diligence will be meet and includes columns for writing up actions

The Board Report is for management to use to report on specific areas of health and safety e.g. critical risks, incidents, health and safety outcomes


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