Health and Safety at Work - Accident Investigation

Inspections on Work Related Accidents are dealt with in the following way:

  • Inspections of business premises such as offices, shops and warehouses to ensure conditions are satisfactory and safe.
  • Investigation of accidents at work which involve either staff or the general public.
  • Investigation of complaints relating to health and safety.
  • We provide information to businesses and members of the public to increase general awareness of health and safety.
  • We do not deal with Council buildings and employees, manufacturing, construction or food industries.
  • Health and safety in food premises industry is dealt with by our Food Team except in food manufacturing which is dealt with by the Health and Safety Executive.
  • Council buildings, manufacturing and construction industries are also dealt with by the Health and Safety Executive.

You can find more information on the Health and Safety Executive web site.