Latest Publications

  • 2021

    Safety Data Sheet (SDS) Information Sheet

    Safety data sheets provide useful information on chemicals, describing the hazards the chemical presents, and giving information on handling, storage and emergency measures in case of an accident.

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  • 2021

    Work-Related Deaths Involving Vehicles in Ireland 2010–2019

    In the ten-year period 2010-2019, there were 490 work-related deaths in the Republic of Ireland. Of these, 217 (44%) involved vehicles. This report focuses on the characteristics of those 217 work-related deaths.

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  • 2021

    Export and Import of Chemicals Information Sheet

    Information sheet on exporters duties under the Rotterdam Regulation (EU) No.689/2008 on the export and import of hazardous chemicals.

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  • 2021

    Chemical Importers Information Sheet

    This information sheet aims to outline the key responsibilities for EU importers of chemical substances and mixtures under the REACH, CLP and Rotterdam Regulations, for which the Health & Safety Authority are the relevant Competent Authority in Ireland.

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  • 2021

    Code of Practice for Employers and Employees on the Prevention and Resolution of Bullying at Work

    The purpose of the Code is to provide guidance for employers, employees and their representatives on good practice and procedures for identifying, preventing, addressing and resolving issues around workplace bullying.

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  • 2021

    Programme of Work 2021

    This is the third year for implementation of our strategy for the period 2019-2021. This published document connects some of our key programme activities to the relevant strategy goals.

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  • 2020

    Annual Review of Workplace Injury, Illness and Fatality Statistics, 2018-2019

    The Health and Safety Authority’s Annual Review of Workplace Injury, Illness and Fatality presents the most recently available data on occupational deaths, injuries and illnesses in Ireland.

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  • 2020

    Biological Agents Code of Practice 2020

    This code of practice, in accordance with Regulation 3 (1) of the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Biological Agents) Regulations 2013 and 2020, applies to activities in a place of work where existing or potential – whether deliberate or incidental – exposure to a biological agent has occurred or may occur.

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  • 2020

    Tuarascáil Bhliantúil 2019

    Rinneamar ceiliúradh an bhliain seo ar 30 bliain de ghortú agus drochshláinte a bhaineann leis an obair a chosc, agus dhírigh clár oibre 2019 ar réimse leathan cuspóirí agus gníomhartha a chur i gcrích faoinár dtosaíochtaí straitéiseacha agus sainorduithe dlíthiúla.

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  • 2020

    Annual Report 2019

    This is the first annual report under the Authority’s strategy for 2019 to 2021. The 2019 programme of work focused on delivering a wide range of objectives and actions under our strategic priorities and legal mandate.

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