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 can now be downloaded from the website.

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

docks_info_sheet_coverManagement of Health and Safety in Ports and Docks Information Sheet
This information sheet provides basic information and guidance on the management of health and safety for people involved in port and dock operations...
docks_hazards_info_sheet_coverHazards in Port and Dock Operations Information Sheet
This information sheet provides guidance on some of the main hazards encountered in port and dock operations. It will be of assistance to employers wh...
Glazing Info Sheet CoverReducing the Manual Handling of Glazing Units - Information Sheet
This information sheet focuses on risk-reduction measures for systems of work used for the manual handling of glazing units from a storage area on sit...
Programme of Work 2015 CoverProgramme of Work 2015
This is the third programme of work prepared by the Health and Safety Authority under its strategy for 2013 to 2015. The programme for 2015 has a sign...