Law-compliant workplace risk assessment

Law-compliant workplace risk assessment

Law-compliant workplace risk assessment

All employers – independent of the number of employees – must perform a workplace risk assessment and implement the results according to the Health and Safety at Work Act (Arbeitsschutzgesetz, ArbSchG).

We create a law-compliant workplace risk assessment for your company

  • Determining hazards acc. to the German Ordinance on Industrial Safety and Health (Betriebssicherheitsverordnung, BetrSichV)
  • Evaluating risks
  • Naming the required measures
  • Documenting the workplace risk assessment
  • Explosion protection documents, if applicable
  • Checking the implementation of the measures

We will gladly advise you about the required procedure in your company and create an individual offer. Call us, telephone +49 40 5238871-0, or send an e-mail to

Which possible workplace hazards do you need to check in order to achieve a law-compliant workplace risk assessment?

As required for the Health and Safety at Work Act, we always check all possible hazard factors for you.

  • Mechanical hazards
  • Electrical hazards
  • Hazardous substances
  • Biological materials
  • Fire and explosion hazards
  • Thermal hazards
  • Hazards due to special physical impact
  • Hazards due to work environment
  • Physical stress / work intensity
  • Psychological factors
  • Other hazards

What do you have to consider when evaluating hazards to achieve a law-compliant workplace risk assessment?

We take all aspects into account that are necessary to point out and assess the hazards.

  • Type and effect of the hazard factors
  • Limit values and assessment criteria
  • Measures for occupational safety and health
  • Laws, regulations, directives, standards

Relevant for a law-compliant workplace risk assessment: the Industrial Safety Regulation (Betriebssicherheitsverordnung, BetrSichV)

The new Industrial Safety Regulation came into force on June 1st, 2015. It contains general requirements value for all operating materials, and the annexes contain specific requirements for specific operating materials. All operating materials must meet the requirements to safety and health protection acc. to EU law. The risk assessment plays a major role to take safety measures and to achieve safety objectives.

We can give you further information, please call us or send us a message, or contact Federal Ministry for Labour and Social Affairs.

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