Case 149 – Blanket requirements to wear a hard hat can create problems for turban wearing Sikhs in non-construction sectors

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on pinterest
Share on print

Some employers have precautionary blanket requirements for the use of hard hats rather than making their approach relevant to the particular circumstances and hazards and proportionate to the risks. This can create unnecessary problems for turban wearing Sikhs in sectors other than construction (where there is an exemption under the Employment Act).

More to explorer

forklift and operator

Sales of Forklifts Increased 2018

It has recently been announced by the British Industrial Truck Association (BITA) that despite expectations of a slowing in GDP throughout 2018,

man sat in forklift

Safety Surrounding Forklift Trucks

With so many accidents involving forklift trucks happening every year in the UK, then there has never been a better time to

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *