What it contains

Foundry work is hard, physical work and can expose people to serious health and safety risks. This guide advises employers how to reduce these risks. It explains:

  • the workplace health and safety risks of foundry work
  • your legal duties as an employer
  • your legal duties as an employee
  • how to comply with your legal duties

At the end of the document, there is a glossary of terms used in this resource.