From 6 April 2019, the HSE increased the cost recovery rate for the Fee for intervention (FFI), increased by 20% from £129 to £154.
If you’re found to be in material breach of health and safety law, you will have to pay for the time it takes the inspector to identify the breach and subsequently advise what you need to do to put things right. This includes investigating the issues themselves and taking any enforcement actions.
There are several key areas we’ve discovered are becoming more popular for the HSE to focus on. Here are some of the most common ones, and the most important checks you can make to make sure that you’re covered should an inspector turn up at your door.