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RIDDOR (reporting injuries, Diseases and dangerous occurances regulations)

  • Report and keep records of accidents for 3 years of work.
  • Work settings have to have procedures in place for reporting injuires, diseases and incidents.
  • Employers have to provide information and training on reporting.


  • Meet requirements of the law
  • Kept in case further information is required
  • In case service users/ employers situation worsens.
  • In case legal action is taken.
  • To inform relatives.



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