Report a health and safety issue
Health and safety is a fundamental aspect of a working environment and should be maintained to a high standard at all times.
The law requires the following work-related incidents to be reported:
- major injury
- minor injury
- poisoned, disease or other condition
The enforcement of health and safety law is split between Local Authorities and the Health and Safety Executive (HSE). Below are examples of premises enforced by each authority. Please visit the HSE website for the full list.
|Enforced by Bexley Council||Enforced by the HSE|
You can report a health and safety accident/incident or complaint using the following form:
Report health and safety issue
Information for employers, the self-employed and people in control of work premises
The Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations 2013 (RIDDOR) puts duties on employers, the self-employed and people in control of work premises (the Responsible Person) to report certain serious workplace accidents, occupational diseases and specified dangerous occurrences (near misses).
Find out how to make a RIDDOR report on the Health and Safety Executive website.