Health and safety at work advice

If you have a business and employ people in the London Borough of Newham, then you have legal responsibilities to protect the health and safety of your staff and other people such as customers and members of the public who may be affected by your work.

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Getting advice

We are able to give advice on health and safety for businesses in Newham but you may be able to find answers to your questions on the Health and Safety Executive’s (HSE) website.
If you would like help and advice you can email us, telephone us on 020 8430 2000 or write to us at:
Health and Safety
1st Floor
East Ham Town Hall Annex
330-354 Barking Road
East Ham
E6 2RT.

Employers’ responsibilities

As an employer, you must:

Further advice

The HSE can also give you advice and help you:
  • to find out the business benefits of good health and safety practice 
  • with step-by-step to help you get started with health and safety in your business.
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Contact us

  • Health and Safety
    East Ham Town Hall Annex
    330-354 Barking Road
    East Ham
    E6 2RT

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