What is a Risk Assessment?

The HSE’s definition of a risk assessment is:

“a careful examination of what, in your work, could cause harm to people, so that you can weigh up whether you have taken enough precautions or should do more to prevent harm”

A risk assessment is an important element for health and safety management.

This year, I have already received quite a few messages asking me how you go about putting together a risk assessment.

So over the next 5 days I will be giving you the 5 steps to risk assessments and providing templates for you to use.

Templates available by contacting the below.


Paul and Lisa Tinker of the;



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