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

Share on facebook
Facebook
Share on twitter
Twitter
Share on linkedin
LinkedIn
Share on pinterest
Pinterest
Share on print
Print
Subscribe

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).

http://news.hse.gov.uk/

More to explorer

Growth in the Forklift Market

For the second year running, the top 5 forklift manufacturers have remained consistent and the good news is that there are signs

Clark’s Electric 4 Wheel Forklifts

If you thought that electric forklifts were no match for combustion forklifts then it’s time to think again.   Clark have recently

Stanton Bonna Safety Day 2019

Stanton Bonna really do take health and safety seriously providing their employees a break from their day to day duties to understand

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.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