Source: British Journal of Nursing 23/2 pp112-113
Date of publication: January-February 2014
Publication type: Journal article
In a nutshell: Each year, accidents at work cost the NHS a large amount of money. The most common cause of claim for compensation faced by the NHS is for accidents that are due to avoidable slips and falls. In the first of a series, this article on health and safety law sets out the duties imposed on NHS organisations and their employees.
Length of Publication: 2 pages
Some important notes: Please contact your local NHS Library for the full text of the article. Follow this link to find your local NHS Library.