Health and Safety Risk Management
Decision Maker: Decision Session - Executive Member for Neighbourhoods and Housing., Executive Member for Neighbourhood Services
Decision status: Decision Made
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Purpose of report: In 2009 the Health and Safety Executive
published the strategy, "Health and Safety of Great Britain - Be
Part of the Solution". The main theme of the strategy is the
sensible management of health and safety. The HSE is asking the
public and private sector to pledge their support for the
Members are asked to: Sign up to the HSE's strategy and adopt the principle of sensible risk management.
RESOLVED: That the Executive Member pledges the Council’s support for the HSE strategy document ‘Health and Safety of Great Britain – Be Part of the Solution’.
REASON To demonstrate the Council’s commitment to sensible health and safety risk management and to allow the Council’s external health and safety team to comply with the requirements of the ‘Section 18 Standard’.
Publication date: 17/11/2010
Date of decision: 16/11/2010
Decided at meeting: 16/11/2010 - Decision Session - Executive Member for Neighbourhoods and Housing.
Effective from: 19/11/2010