When you think about an office make over, you think about the style of furniture, the lighting and the general look. But what about Health and Safety? Over the next three weeks we will look at some of the things to consider.
It might not be the most exciting aspect of redesigning your workspace but it does merit some consideration. Not only that but as employers you have a legal requirement to safeguard the security of staff and visitors alike. Here are some points to consider:
FIRE SAFETY To stay in line with government regulations then don’t forget to consider – fire doors, the fire safety system to alert people of fire and fire extinguishers strategically placed around the work area particularly where there is high risk of fires ie kitchens, cafeterias or where flammable products are handled.