attend safety committees; be paid for time spent on carrying out their functions, and to undergo training. The legal rights of safety Representatives can be found in the "Brown Book" which is the regulations, code of practice and guidance on safety representatives. The TUC has produced a version of the "Brown Book" for training purposes (PDF). Safety Representatives Resource Book. The purpose of this book is clear from the title: it is a resource book. It is specifically a resource book for safety representatives, but the hope and indeed the expectation is that it is a resource to which employers, their occupational health and safety advisors, employees and the self-employed will refer. The TUC/Prospect 'Brown book' sets out the regulations, codes of practice and guidance on the Safety Representatives and Safety Committees Regulations, and legislation that requires employers to consult with employees or safety representatives. March edition. Safety Representatives and Safety Committees Regulations (as amended). 2 It complements the good-practice guide, Involving your workforce in health and safety: Good practice for all workplaces (HSG).1 There is also a free leaflet, Consulting employees on health and safety: A brief guide to the.
Safety representatives and safety committees. [Great Britain. Health and Safety Commission.] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Great Britain. Health and Safety Commission. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes. Appointment of safety representatives. 4. Functions of safety representatives. 5. Inspections of the workplace. 6. Inspections following notifiable accidents, occurrences and diseases. 7. Inspection of documents and provision of information. 8. Cases where safety representatives need not be employees. 9. Safety committees. Safety representatives and safety committees £ This booklet is intended for use in education courses and other training situations to provide UNISON safety representatives with information about their legal rights. (brown book) Updated Download only. Download PDF. Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Great Britain. Health and Safety Commission. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description.
Committees are useful as they help employers and employees to work together to make the workplace safe. In some larger workplaces, several health and safety representatives may be elected. There may also be more than one committee. Major employers may have health and safety representatives and committees at various workplaces around the state. Updated Union Safety Reps Brown Book Bible Now Available. As previously reported in October on this website new guidance was launched by the HSE on workers representation and involvement in health and safety, whilst at the same time the HSE website pages regarding workers involvement were updated. Establishing workplace-safety committees is one way management can encourage employees to participate in implementing and monitoring the company’s safety program. representatives and safety committees The Regulations, Codes of Practice and guidance relating to the Safety Representatives and Safety Committees Regulations, This booklet also lists all other health and safety legislation that requires employers to consult with employees or safety representatives. on R Safety Reps Brown Book