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Food manufacturing inspections underway

HSE's series of proactive inspections of health and safety standards in food manufacturing businesses have begun. 

A programme of unannounced inspections that will review health and safety standards in food manufacturing businesses across the country began earlier this week.


Companies and people working in food manufacturing are being told they must pay closer attention to how they manage workplace health risks or face serious penalties.

 

Find out more about the inspections here 


Changes to working with ionising radiation

Due to changes in regulation, you may need to contact HSE to notify, register or get consent for any ionising radiation work being carried out. 

A new set of Ionising Radiation Regulations (IRR17) came into force on 1 January (replacing IRR99). If you work with ionising radiation one of the biggest changes is the way you submit information to HSE.


Find out more about the changes, and if they will affect you, here. 


Upcoming training courses and events

We've a wide variety of training courses and workshops for you to take part in this year.

A selection of some of our upcoming courses are below. Follow the links for details, or to book:


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Latest vacancies at HSE

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Below are a list of some of our current vacancies here at HSE. To view further details and apply, follow the relevant job title...

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