Workplace Risk Assessment

Risk assessment sits at the heart of everything we do in health and safety. In essence, carrying out a risk assessment involves identifying a hazard; assessing the level of harm that could be caused; and deciding what we can do to either eliminate the hazard or minimise the harm.


FAQ with our H&S Expert Lee Craig

Watch a short interview below, where our Head of H&S Lee Craig answers some frequently asked questions about health and safety risk assessments in the workplace.

Risk Assessment Template

At FD People, we understand carrying out a workplace risk assessment could be a daunting process, especially if an employer is not properly trained. To get you started with your risk assessment, we have a FREE risk assessment template available for you to download. Click here to download this free resource.


Health and Safety Training

If you require training, we are delivering an IOSH certified training course ‘IOSH Managing Safely Training’, which will help business owners gain a basic understanding of workplace health and safety. 

To see full details of dates and pricing please click here.


Contact Us

If your organisation is looking for professional support and practical solutions to your workplace health and safety challenges, contact us today by simply filling out the form on the right.  Or please call us on 0141 221 2984 or email for further information on how we can support your business. 


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"I couldn’t be happier with the results of our health & safety review. Having worked with FD People’s HR team before, we knew they were excellent to deal with."

Free online Health & Safety 'Health Check'

We understand health & safety in the workplace can feel like a minefield. Navigating health & safety legislation at the best of times can leave organisations feeling at a loss as to where to start, and the coronavirus pandemic has only conflated this.

Our health & safety experts at FD People can provide a free interim review of your health & safety procedures to help you understand if your health & safety measures are compliant with legislation and best practice. Simply answer a few questions about the health & safety of your business and one of our advisors will be in touch with you with a follow-up report.

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A little more about FD People.

When we are asked what health and safety is, we explain it is an enabler. In essence, it allows us to do what we need to do and to do it without accident, incident, injury or ill health.

Therefore, at FD People, our job is to help you navigate your responsibilities as an employer by providing health & safety services and health & safety consultancy which helps your business meet its obligations and perform well.

By providing competent advice, support and practical solutions to the health and safety challenges that you face, our health & safety consultants operation alongside your own staff.  They provide a range of services from running a Health & Safety Audit, or Health & Safety Assessment, through to writing or checking your Health & Safely Policy or Policies.

We work with clients from a wide range of sectors and locations. Our main offices are based in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Stirling in Scotland but we also look after clients from the rest of Scotland and even across England and the rest of the UK.  Including London, Perth, Dundee, Aberdeen, Inverness, Wales, Newcastle, Carlisle etc. Wherever your business is based, we are able to help and offer the support you need.

To get you started, we even offer a free online Health & Safety Health Check – simply click here to give it a go.