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Health and safety


Health and safety at work adviceAdvice

The responsibilities of employers and businesses to protect staff, customers and the public.

Health and safety regulation and inspectionRegulation and inspection

Which types of businesses we inspect and regulate and which are regulated by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).

Health and safety at work - complaints and investigationComplaints and investigation

How to complain about a workplace in Newham and how we investigate complaints and incidents.

Accident reportingAccident reporting

Which workplace accidents you must report and how to report them.

Primary authority

If you operate in more than one council area, partner with us for all your advice and regulation.

Fireworks - storage and selling licences

Find out what licences you need to sell and store fireworks and when you can and can't sell them.