Decision details

New Corporate Health, Safety & Wellbeing Policy

Decision Maker: Executive

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To consider a new Corporate Health, Safety and Wellbeing Policy for Cherwell District Council (CDC) following the split between South Northamptonshire Council (SNC) and CDC.


Reason for urgency: Decision non-key




(1)            That the new Corporate Health, Safety & Wellbeing Policy, which includes using the Health and Safety Executive’s (HSE) “Managing for Health and Safety” HSG65 framework for the management and control of health and safety risks going forward be adopted


(2)            That, further to resolution (1), it be noted that a plan would be developed by the Corporate Health and Safety Team for its communication to all employees and key stakeholders.


Corporate Priorities : Clean, Green and Safe;

Reason No Public Access: No

Declarations: None

Subject to Urgent Proceedings: No

Contact: Ceri Harris, Health and Safety Manager Email: Tel: 01295 221568.

Report author: Ceri Harris

Publication date: 02/07/2019

Date of decision: 01/07/2019

Decided at meeting: 01/07/2019 - Executive

Effective from: 06/07/2019

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