Work Environment

There may be many aspects of your working environment which can affect your health, from harmful chemicals to radiation exposure. Find out about some of the common environmental risks, and what you can do about them.

Further Information

The TUC's guide to health and safety in the workplace, Hazards at Work, has information on a range of environmental hazards. See the Health and Safety section of the TUC website.

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) website has guidance on a range of topics, including environmental hazards.

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