Health and Safety Executive needs more investment

Structural Survey

ISSN: 0263-080X

Article publication date: 1 December 2004

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(2004), "Health and Safety Executive needs more investment", Structural Survey, Vol. 22 No. 5. https://doi.org/10.1108/ss.2004.11022eab.008

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

Copyright © 2004, Emerald Group Publishing Limited


Health and Safety Executive needs more investment

Health and Safety Executive needs more investment

Keywords: HSE, Inspectors

A recent House of Commons Work and Pensions Committee has recommended that the number of field health and safety inspectors should increase by 100 percent. There are currently 270 inspectors and the recommendation has been costed at £48m over a seven year period.