Free Download: Lone Working Precautions – Risk Assessment, Policy & Training
Precautions must be taken when looking after the personal safety and well-being of your lone workers.
In order to do this, a robust lone worker policy coupled with risk assessments and appropriate training must be in place. The risk assessment process is not about creating huge amounts of paperwork; it is about identifying risks and taking proportionate measures to control them.
You may already be taking steps to control these risks, but the process outlined in the following pages will help you to decide whether you should be doing more.
For clarity, we have outlined seven steps required to support the personal safety of your lone workers.