As national COVID-19 restrictions are gradually eased many workplaces are looking to either re-open
or are operating a little differently to normal. We've put together a guide and some checklists to help you get back to work and reopen your business.
Working out what you need
Use our online calculators to find out what your requirements are for first aiders, fire marshals and first aid kits.
Completing a risk assessment
The first aid and fire marshal cover you need will depend on the type of workplace and level of risk. You are required by law to complete a risk assessment.
First aid and fire safety regulations
Under health and safety law, employers have responsibilities relating to first aid and health and safety in the workplace.
Reporting incidents and record keeping
How to keep records and report workplace incidents to meet the Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations 2013.
The Corporate Manslaughter Act
The Act means companies can be found guilty of corporate manslaughter for serious management failures resulting in a breach of duty of care.
Checking and replacing certificates
How to verify a St John Ambulance certificate or get a replacement for a lost or damaged certificate.
Guidance on mental health first aid training for the workplace
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) have updated their guidance. As of 2018, employers need to consider covering Mental Health First Aid training in addition to First Aid at Work training. Find out what you need to do.