Guidance on Working Safely with Covid 19

Since our last post on Reopening the workplace after lock-down, the Health and Safety Authority has added a number of additional advice documents for various sectors.

Happy Easter

Wishing everyone a Happy and Safe Easter.

Stay Safe!

The Key Message for Everyone at the moment is this - Stay Safe!

Our H&S Services are still operating

We are still providing advice and guidance to Workplaces via telephone, email and Skype. Our Online "Management Duties of the PSCS" Training Course is still available also.

IMPORTANT: Yellow Public Health Coronavirus Notices have been updated

The yellow public information posters you've seen everywhere over the last few weeks, have been revised by the government and the HSE Ireland to better reflect the shifting COVID-19 situation.

What is a Chemical Hazard?

A Chemical has properties which can cause harm to humans and also to the environment.

What is a Physical Hazard?

A Physical Hazard can be a substance or a condition that may cause harm to the physical health of a person.

HSA launches new traffic management plan for construction sites

The Health and Safety Authority has launched a new free online tool for the construction sector. The guidance will help contractors and project supervisors to identify hazards and apply appropriate controls so that the movement of vehicles and pedestrians can be planned, managed and coordinated on site.

HSA Safety Alert: Stacking of recycle bales

The Health and Safety Authority (HSA) have issued a safety alert in relation to the stacking of bales of recycled material.