Health and safety self-assessment checklist for small businesses

How small businesses can use a checklist to identify workplace hazards and control risks.


What it contains

This self-assessment checklist is for small businesses to identify and control health and safety risks in the workplace. The checklist covers topics including:

  • safety management
  • environment
  • equipment, machinery and tools
  • job safety
  • hazardous manual handling
  • electricity, chemicals, welding and cutting
  • confined spaces and working at height
  • emergency procedures and first aid
  • incident reporting and returning to work after injury