Why is Health & Safety Important?

Better to be Safe than Sorry - Why is Health & Safety Vital to Your Business?


Being healthy and being happy are the most important things in life to many people, so why change this for the workplace?

The health, safety and well-being of your employees is just as important as that of your family and; as a Manager, Director or Owner, it is important to consider your responsibilities.


Protecting Yourself


As an employer, it’s vital that you are protected. Anything could go wrong at any time. An incident with a customer or employee could happen and suddenly it’s your fault! This should not be the case. With regularly updated, communicated and implemented policies, developed from the information gained from risk assessments, you will have demonstrable evidence that you have proactively sought to mitigate risk levels and initiated procedures to operate in a safe environment.


Staff Training


If both you and your employees are able to identify risks and understand policies, then the workplace as a whole becomes a safer place. The more people that understand and agree, in terms of awareness, understanding and knowledge of safety, will only help your business. Documenting this knowledge along with specific responsibilities will ultimately benefit everyone.


Understanding Health & Safety


We understand that many business owners may not have the time to fully implement health and safety policies.

By outsourcing the development of your health and safety policies to us, you can be safe in the knowledge that their content adheres to the requirements of the varying legislation, allowing you to focus on what you do best – running your business!


To find out more about how we can help you and your business, get in touch with us today on 0800 0836458 or info@standerwicksafety.co.uk

Newport office:

12 Stockwood View, Langstone, Newport, NP18 2NS 

Carmarthen office:

Ffynnon-Lŵyd, Meidrim, Carmarthenshire, SA33 5PS

Anglesey office:

Brig-y-don, Trecastell Parc, Glan Y Don Park, Bull Bay, Amlwch, Anglesey, LL68 9TE

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