Health and Safety Myths

Welcome to Health and Safety Myths. Here we aim to address a few common misconceptions about health and safety law and the role of the HSA.

If you'd like to suggest other health and safety myths that need to to be busted, we'd be delighted to hear from you – contact us with your ideas.  Here's our first series of 5 to get us started!


Myth 1

Inspections & Fines

Myth 2

Health & Safety is Expensive


Myth 3

Red Tape Hindering Business

Myth 4

Training to Lift Boxes?!


Myth 5

So many things get banned on health and safety grounds!