As the principal enforcement agency for health and safety at work, the HSE website contains a wealth of guidance, information and resources, including a good coverage relevant to the construction industry. The site is divided into a number of major sections. Of particular interest is likely to be:
The News Page provides links to the latest news stories and publications, events and campaigns.
HSE press releases can be sorted by region or viewed by category, including a construction category.
A well stocked media centre provides links to more resources, and subscriptions are offered to an eBulletin newsletter by email, and to RSS feeds.
The Guidance Page provides links to guidance and publications organised via a very extensive list of topics and industries, and a resources link, offering even more, including video, audio and images, and free leaflets and newsletters. Also provided is a link to HSE Books
A user-centric portal for finding information, and includes access to 'Communities'.
Web communities use websites and email to allow you to share your views, and for HSE to tell you about new developments. The list of current communities includes a listing of asbestos licence holders, and a construction discussion forum.
Provides numerous ways to contact the HSE, and a series of online Forms for official notifications, including: