Technical Guide to the selection and use of Fall Prevention and Arrest Equipment

This research covers issues in the selection and application of a variety of safety systems. The objectives of the research are to critically appraise current industry practices when working at heights. This report was prepared by Glasgow Caledonian University, School of the Built and Natural Environment for the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).

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Accident Book: Page to Print

For the purposes of RIDDOR, an accident is a separate, identifiable, unintended incident that causes physical injury. This specifically includes acts of nonconsensual violence to people at work. Not all accidents need to be reported, a RIDDOR report is required only when: ■ the accident is work-related; and ■ it results in an injury of…

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