Publications

Thank you for taking the time to browse our publications. Here you’ll find the majority of Authority publications to download for free.  Choose the publications category you would like to browse from the menu below and then simply click on the required publication for full details and download options.

Please note that the Safe System of Work Plan (SSWP) suite of forms cannot be downloaded and should be ordered by phoning 1890 289 389. A limited number of other publications are available to order in hard copy format and this option is clearly indicated where applicable.

If you have any queries about our publications please phone 1890 289 389 or email wcu@hsa.ie.

Important Note

Construction information and publications contained on the website should be read in conjunction with the new construction regulations 2013. All construction topics and publications will be reviewed to take account of the new regulations.


Latest publications

Cover of Sharps GuidelinesGuide to the European Union (Prevention of Sharps Injuries in the Healthcare Sector) Regulations 2014
The purpose of this guide is to provide practical information on the implementation of the European Union (Prevention of Sharps Injuries in the Health...
lead at work coverSafety with Lead at Work
This guide provides general information on lead with regard to chemical health and safety issues for workers using or exposed to lead while they are a...
2014 Programme of Work CoverProgramme of Work 2014
This is the second Programme of Work prepared as part of our strategy for the period 2013 to 2015. Our vision is a country where worker safety, health...
Local Exhaust Ventilation (LEV) GuidanceLocal Exhaust Ventilation (LEV) Guidance
This guidance is written for employers, managers, employees and their safety representatives and those who provide, install and maintain local exhaus...