All employers must adhere to the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, the act is the prime piece of legalisation used to cover every employee at work to keep them free from harm.
The employer should be visited by a Health and Safety Executive who will do checks all around the working environment, this is to ensure the employer has done their best to make sure all hazards have been made safe or at least been made clear with signage or through health and safety meetings.
As an apprentice you are entitled to the following:
You can contribute to making sure your workplace is safe and supportive by:
RM Training will not place any Apprentices in to an unsafe working environment, before placing apprentices we have a form that must be filled out by the employer to ensure the environment is safe.
If you are not happy with your work environment please contact us and we will resolve the issue.