Risk management: Example risk assessments: "So, you’re going to do a risk assessment for your workplace. You've read 'Five steps to risk assessment' and you’ve printed off the blank risk assessment form [48KB]PDF to remind you of the steps. But what do you actually need to write down? What might a 'good enough' record of a risk assessment look like?
Risk assessments should be about identifying practical actions that protect people from harm and injury, not a bureaucratic experience. For the majority of risk assessments, short bullet points work well.
The example risk assessments below show you what a record of a risk assessment might look like. If your industry is not listed below, pick the one closest to it and adapt it for your workplace. If your industry is not listed below, try picking the one closest to it and see if you can adapt it for your workplace."
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