Health, Safety and Well-being Guide for Horse breeding and Racing Sectors 

The guide has been broken down into the order of subject areas listed below:

Insurance implications; Health and safety legislation in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland; Specific responsibilities of industry staff members and general responsibilities of all employees; Safety statements and the principles of risk management; Policies and SOPs, with examples and samples of such documents; Induction and training programmes, including health safety and well-being programmes and employee welfare; Emergency planning and procedures; Pandemic response planning; Accident reporting and general record keeping.

Further downloadable documents will be available soon. Limited amount of printed documents that can be posted out to interested parties. Contact [email protected] or call 0864425226.


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Useful Links

The Irish Racehorse Trainers Association

The Irish Stable Staff Association

The Irish Thoroughbred Breeders Association

The Workplace Relations Commission