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

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...
Electrical Inspection Cover Guidance-Note on Periodic Inspection and Testing of Electrical Installations
Electrical installations, if not properly maintained, can kill, injure and cause serious property damage. In Ireland, people are killed almost every y...
Too Cold for Sharks coverToo Cold for Sharks
A book about ocean safety and fishing life by children from all over Ireland. Children have led the way in many cultural changes for the better in Ir...