Issue details

Health & Safety Policy

The policy has been presented for review as there has been a substantive change to the content of the policy, which requires approval by the Corporate Management Team as stated in the current policy. CMT recommended that the policy should go to the Overview and Scrutiny Panel for comment and recommendation to the Cabinet. It was reviewed by CMT and presented to the OSP on the 26th of September 2023 where it was confirmed to Cabinet for a decision.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Significant effect on communities;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 09/08/2023

Decision due: 26 Sep 2023 by Overview & Scrutiny Panel

Decision due: 19 Oct 2023 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Rob Yates, Cabinet Member for Corporate Services

Lead director: Chris Blundell

Contact: Stewart Bundy, Health and Safety Compliance Officer Email:

What the decision will mean: This is for the Council to adopt the Health and Safe Policy for staff, visitors, and partners/contractors.


Agenda items


  • OSP report  
  • Cabinet report