Health and Safety Resources for Reps

Guidance for RMT H&S reps

In addition to this guidance please read the Safety Reps Charter (as below) for more useful information on the role and responsibility of the safety rep. 

Health and Safety Reps Poster

 

RMT Health and Safety Reps application form

Health & Safety Reps Charter

 

 

Serious and Imminent Danger booklet

 

Safety Reps and Safety Committee regulations/Brown book

Health & Safety Handbook

 

Cleaners' Health and Safety Advice

 

Fire Safety - a guide to fire safety at work

Young workers’ occupational health and safety guide

 

The Hazards Campaign newsletter can be found HERE

 

Legislation

Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974

The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 and Risk Assessment

RIDDOR Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations 2013

Workplace health, safety and welfare. Workplace (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations 1992. Approved Code of Practice and guidance

Safety Representatives and Safety Committee Regulations 1977

Health and Safety Executive Law Poster

Working time

Working Time Regulations

Working Time Regulations - Road Transport

RMT Briefing on fatigue in the transport industry

Clean air

The Greener Jobs Alliance newsletter can be found here:

TUCAN (Trade Union Clean Air Network), Greener Jobs Alliance newsletter can be found here:

 

TUC health and safety resources

https://www.tuc.org.uk/union-reps/health-safety-and-well-being

HEALTH AND SAFETY AND ORGANISING UNIONS IN ACTION SOME EXAMPLES OF USING HEALTH AND SAFETY TO RECRUIT MEMBERS

TUC migrant workers guide 

 

Risks Newsletter

Potentially traumatic incidents

Link to short RSSB film looking at the causes and symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

RSSB guidance for responding to potentially traumatic incidents in rail

 

Seafarers' Health

 

Seafarers' Health Research and current practices

 

 

  

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