Health & Safety
The Council inspects business premises to ensure safety and to help reduce the risk of accidents, injuries and ill health from work activities.
West Berkshire District Council provides a Health and Safety service with the aim to provide a safe and healthy environment for people in the workplace. It enforces Health and Safety legislation in over 5,000 premises and investigates in the region of 180 accidents per year, both to employees and members of the public.
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) publish 'free' up-to-date Health and Safety guidance leaflets on many aspects of the workplace and workplace safety.
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) Tel: 01256 404 000