Looking after your business

Managing health and safety doesn't have to be complicated, costly or time-consuming. This topic area has basic information on what employers must do to make sure their businesses comply with health and safety law.

In general, health and safety law applies to all businesses. Employers, and self-employed, are responsible for health and safety in their businesses. Health and safety laws are there to protect employers, employees and the public from workplace dangers.

For many businesses, all that is required is a basic series of practical tasks that protect people from harm at the same time protect the future success and growth of your business.