Health and safety competencies for NHS managers


13 / 07 / 2015

Do your managers have the right skills to address health and safety issues effectively?

Written for NHS health and safety (H&S) professionals and representatives, this guidance aims to help with reviewing competency programmes, and will help to assess whether managers have the right skills and competencies to manage health and safety effectively.

Health, Safety and Wellbeing Partnership Group
This guidance was produced by the NHS Staff Council’s Health, Safety and Wellbeing Partnership Group. The overall purpose of the group is to raise standards of workplace health, safety and wellbeing in healthcare organisations and to promote a safer working environment for all healthcare staff. 

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