The do-it-yourself manual risk assessment A4 booklet is a self-evaluating record of the workplace without the help of a risk assessor. Providing you with step-by-step instructions, with the relevant forms and guides needed to undertake, you have a thorough workplace assessment without requiring a professional assessor. The booklet, once completed, will help protect employees associated with costly accidents.
Focusing on the key areas – tasks, load, the environment, and individual capabilities – this manual handling risk assessment will identify areas of potential harm to any employees whilst examining the hazards if present. By working through the A4 booklet systematically, you will examine any hazards in the workplace that could possibly cause harm to the workforce. It should be kept fully updated.
Businesses that have five or more employees are required to complete the manual risk assessment in terms of the health & safety regulations of 1999. By completing this A4 risk assessment you will be ensuring the workplace is compliant and safe.