Workplace Health and Safety Policy For UK

July 27, 2021 5:32 am

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Occupational Health UK is a medical specialty that deals specifically with occupational health, workplace health and safety practices, and related policies and programmes. It is a complex field with numerous regulations concerning workers, employers, and the health and safety practices in place. This is why it is important to work with a professional Occupational Health Wales company such as Insight Occupational Health when you  are looking to put policies and procedures in place.

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Some of the more common areas of concentration within the Occupational Health UK area of expertise are:

* Workplace Health and Safety – the regulation of work-related illnesses and injury

* Public Health – the promotion and maintenance of good public health among employees

* Occupational Therapy – rehabilitation, diagnosis and treatment of injuries and diseases common in the working environment

* Occupational Medicine – the training, diagnosis and implementation of occupational therapy in the workplace

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* Environmental Health – the evaluation and management of hazardous environments

* Risk Assessment – the preparation and review of occupational and public health risk profiles

* Family Care – the provision of care and assistance to family members injured at work

* Childcare – the development, protection, placement and education of children exposed to hazardous conditions and /or working in dangerous environments

There are many areas for you to consider when it comes to protecting the health and wellbeing of your employees and working with a professional company like the one mentioned above can help to ensure that you not only stay on the right side of any legislations but you also have happy, healthy employees.