HSA: Guidance Document for Health and Safety at Work in Residential Care Facilities

The Health and Safety Authority has released a new guide Health and Safety at Work in Residential Care Facilities (789 downloads ) . This guidance is intended for owners, managers and employees of residential care facilities such as elderly, people with disabilities, respite and convalescent care facilities. It will also be useful for other similar type facilities. The guidance is designed to help an employer to manage safety, health and welfare at work and to help employers and employees to understand and meet their duties under occupational safety, health and welfare legislation.

View Health and Safety at Work in Residential Care Facilities (789 downloads ) .