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‘What you need to know’.
Employers have a legal duty under the ‘Health
and Safety Information for Employees Regulations’ (HSIER) to
display the approved ‘What you need to know’ poster in a prominent
position in each workplace or to provide each worker with a copy of
the approved leaflet (available as a free download from http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/law.pdf)
that outlines British health and safety law.
The poster was recently updated and whilst the
existing poster (originally launched in 1999) can be displayed
until 2014, the University is rolling out the new posters in early
In addition the ‘What you need to know’ pocket
card has also been updated and this is made available at York St
John to all our new staff at their formal Induction as well as
being specified on the York St John ‘Health & Safety Induction
The Health & Safety Officer will be organising distribution
of the posters however, please contact Neil Rogers if you
require a further copy or copies.
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