Health and Safety advice for Volunteers
Most health and safety law refers to employees. It is strongly recommended, that people working as volunteers are given the same level of protection as employees.
|When does health and safety apply||Find out how health and safety law applies to volunteers (opens in a new window).|
|Managing low risk||Find out what voluntary organisations (opens in a new window) need to do.|
Local guidance document for those organising small events (pdf, 641kb) (opens in a new window). Specific information to assist organisations plan and run events safely (opens in a new window).
|Charity Shops||Find specific information for Charity Shops (opens in a new window).|
|WorkWell Dorset Partnership||Find out about health and safety enforcement in Dorset.|