Employment, Health & Safety Committee

Responsibilities of the Employment, Health & Safety Committee and meeting papers available to download.

The Employment, Health & Safety Committee is responsible for: 

  1. All the non-executive powers of the Council to deal with all employment and human resources matters
  2. Any matters reserved for full Council in the Constitution but which by reason of urgency, commercial sensitivity or other relevant reason cannot be discussed in a meeting of the full Council
  3. Registration of common land/town/village greens
  4. All health and safety functions including:
  • Statistics on accident records, ill health and sickness absence
  • Accident investigations and subsequent action
  • Inspections of the workplace by enforcing authorities, management or employee health and safety representatives
  • Risk assessments
  • Health and safety training
  • Emergency procedures
  • Changes in the workplace affecting the health, safety and welfare of employees

Meeting dates

Employment, Health & Safety Committee meetings scheduled for the current municipal year are listed below, along with the associated meeting papers. Meeting papers are usually published 5 clear days before a meeting.

  • 18 May 2022 - 10am
  • 29 June 2022 - 10am 
  • 3 August 2022 - 10am 
  • 5 October 2022 - 10am
  • 16 November 2022 - 10am
  • 11 January 2023 - 10am
  • 8 February 2023 - 10am
  • 22 March 2023 - 10am
  • 19 April 2023 - 10am

Agendas and reports

The agenda and reports for the Employment, Health & Safety Committee can be downloaded below:

29 June 2022 - 

3 August 2022 - 

2 November 2022 -