Young workers’ safety highlighted
Matthew Pinto-Chilcott, Owner of Consensus HR comments: “Following our blogs: National Apprenticeship Week and Employers group joins criticism of apprenticeship levy, the Health & Safety Executive (HSE) has written a great article with some very useful tools titled ‘Young workers’ safety highlighted during National Apprentice Week’ for businesses.
Young workers’ safety highlighted during National Apprentice Week
This National Apprenticeship Week (6-12 February) is a timely reminder to make sure your young workers are receiving the training and supervision they need.
Workers are as likely to have an accident in the first 6 months at a workplace as they are during the whole of the rest of their working life.
Apprentices could be facing unfamiliar risks and are more likely to be new to the workplace. Our website has information on health and safety for apprentices.
We’ve got a wide range of guidance on our young people at work website, including:
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