With most commentators indicating that the cabinet are finalising colossal spending cuts across government, the axe is likely to fall heavily on much of the public sector. With the private sector having already undergone much belt tightening over the last couple of years, management from both sectors are clearly looking to identify savings.
Archive for September, 2010
Current legislation requires employers to identify and assess all significant risks to their employees. The use of Display Screen Equipment (DSE) results in hazards associated with how the equipment is used, how it is set up and the length of time it is used. In accordance with The Health and Safety (Display Screen Equipment) Regulations 1992 these hazards must be controlled to ensure that staff work in a safe environment. Risk assessment allows these hazards to be identified and eliminated or controlled so that the risks are reduced to as low a level as is reasonably practicable. (more…)