Decision details

Corporate Health & Safety Policy 2020

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To propose a revised Health and Safety Policy and to recommend its formal adoption and implementation


That the Health and Safety Policy 2020 be adopted

Reasons for the decision:

To ensure Breckland is compliant with its statutory duties.

To protect the health and safety and welfare of employees and the health and safety of visitors to Breckland’s premises or where services are provided by the Council.

Alternative options considered:

Option 1: Agree the adoption of the revised Health and Safety Policy.


Option 2: Agree the adoption of the revised Health and Safety Policy with amendments.


Option 3: Do nothing.


Report author: Nick Kendrick

Publication date: 05/01/2021

Date of decision: 04/01/2021

Decided at meeting: 04/01/2021 - Cabinet

Effective from: 13/01/2021

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