Everyone, at each level on an organisation need to be aware of and play their part in ensuring the workplace is safe and conforms to legal safety standards. Our lawyers work with you to ensure proper audits and risk assessments are completed and put in place policies to protect staff against immediate health and safety risks. In the event of a health & safety incident, we help you navigate the legal process and are on hand to provide practical and strategic advice also in litigation.
Our lawyers provide local advice to international employers on all health & safety issues, including those raised by COVID-19, such as how to set up your offices in compliance with the ever-changing tapestry of health & safety rules around the world.
Most people are ready to get back to work and ensure their businesses are back on the road, but the danger to health is still out there. So the big question is how to do it safely. Some of it may involve going back to the office in a safe way and some of it may be about setting up longer term arrangements for home working.
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