This section provides guidance to help you protect the health, safety and welfare of employees, volunteers, visitors and contractors at your place of worship and outlines some requirments of the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974.
This section provides information on the directives your place of worship has to adhere to and guidance on how to ensure your place of worship complies with laws and regulations.
There are some preventative measures that places of worship can take that can have a significant effect on the reduction of criminal damage, arson, theft, burglary and fire.
This section provides your place of worship with information and guidance to consider when planning and undertaking activities or outreach. The aim is to help develop a practical approach that maximises enjoyment whilst taking sensible actions to protect and avoid accidents.
This section provides general information and guidance on maintenance and other factors your place of worship should consider. It offers assistance on what to consider if your place of worship becomes unoccupied or hires out any part of its premises to outside organisations
Practical steps, information and links to other specialist websites to help manage a safe environment for worship and other activities.
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If you are unfamiliar with the health and safety Obligationss that your place of worship has to consider; or you need to create or revise your health and safety policy?
Providing the directives your place of worship has to adhere to and guidance on how to ensure your place of worship complies with laws and regulations.
A regular assessment of your security arrangements can highlight areas for improvement and help protect your place of worship, buildings and grounds.