Legislation
Relevant Legislation

THE HEALTH AND SAFETY AT WORK ACT 1974
Requires a safe place of work for all persons using the work premises.

THE ELECTRICITY AT WORK REGULATIONS 1989
Requires electrical systems to be maintained to prevent danger.

THE PROVISIONS AND USE OF WORK EQUIPMENT REGULATIONS 1998
Puts a duty of care on employers to ensure that work equipment is safe to use.

THE MANAGEMENT OF HEALTH AND SAFETY AT WORK REGULATIONS 1999
Requires risk assessments to be made where danger would otherwise arise.