Health and Safety
SLDC Food & Safety Group - Responsible for Health &
Safety in offices, shops, hotels, guest houses, catering services,
care homes, warehouses.
Health & Safety Executive (HSE) - Responsible
for factories, farms, building sites, nursing.
Environmental Health (Health & Safety) Officers inspect
workplaces to check compliance with the law.
They also investigate accidents and complaints. However, the
main aim of the Officers is to help employers understand the
importance of Health & Safety, and to inform them what action
they must take to achieve compliance. Enforcement action is only
necessary after all other avenues have been pursued.
How to Report Accidents
- By post on Form F2508 to: Incident Contact Centre Caerphilly
Business Park Caerphilly CF83 3GG
- Via the internet : http://www.riddor.gov.uk/
- By telephone : 0845 300 9923 (Charged at local call rate)
- By fax on Form F2508 : 0845 300 9924 (Charged at local call
If you are unsure if an accident should be
reported, you may either call the Incident Contact Centre on 0845
300 9923 or the Public Health and Licensing Group on 01539