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Scottish Plan for Action on Safety and Health

Action Plan CoverThis Community has been established to facilitate the sharing of information and documents about the Scottish Plan for Action on Safety and Health. If you would like an invitation to join the community, please send an email to

The Action Plan is a key part of the strategy for health and safety (Helping Great Britain work well) as it is directly contributing to the theme of "Acting Together".

Some documents on this site are working documents and drafts.  Final approval of the documents will be given by PHASS. 

What's New

  • ScORSA St Andrew's Webinar Series, Part 3
    Driving for Work - getting the message home
    Created by Carolyn Reid (10 days ago)
  • PHASS in partnership with RoSPA - Health & Work: Sharing Success - webinar.
    Full Programme now published - see attached. Save the date - PHASS in partnership with RoSPA will be holding a webinar on the topic of Health & Work: Sharing Success. We would like to consider whole person, whole life messaging and how we can share experience across the life course. The programme is currently being finalised and will include speakers from across the health and safety network in Scotland with an opportunity to listen to their experience and share your feedback on how best to communicate these important messages. The audience will include members of PHASS, PHASS Affiliate organisations, RoSPA award winners and network contacts. To register your interest, please email to be added to the invitation list. We hope that you think this will provide an interesting opportunity to engage with the health and safety community across Scotland.
    Last modified by Carolyn Reid (3 weeks ago)
  • PHASS members meeting
    This meeting will be followed by a webinar - PHASS in partnership with RoSPA: Health & Work, Sharing Success
    Created by Carolyn Reid (5 weeks ago)
  • Proposed Scottish Employment Injuries Advisory Council Bill
    Letter to Dr Karen McDonnell
    Created by Carolyn Reid (7 weeks ago)
  • Opportunity to feedback on INDG382 Driving for Work
    Includes link to snap survey
    Created by Carolyn Reid (2 months ago)

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COVID-19 response
Response to Covid-19 at work
The Partnership for Health and Safety in Scotland (PHASS) is the owner of the Scottish Plan for Action on Safety and Health. New proposals for action or offers to help delivery should be sent to in the first instance.
Scotland's health and safety community
Representation of the organisations and groups within Scotland's health and safety community
The Scottish Plan for Action on Safety and Health 2016 and Beyond
Calendar of events in Scotland
Calendar of meetings and events - open to all members of the community to enter dates with the option notify everyone.
Context and evidence
Policy context and evidence for work to improve health and safety at work in Scotland
SPlASH Actions
SPlASH actions tracking database
ScORSA - Scottish Occupational Road Safety Alliance - As part of our research and evaluation activities, we are inviting you to participate in our national survey. The survey is being conducted by Research Scotland on behalf of ScORSA. We hope that the survey will help us to better understand the levels of awareness and the needs of organisations across Scotland regarding management of occupational road risk. The survey should take about 15 minutes to complete. Taking part is voluntary and the survey will be conducted anonymously. Please do feel free to pass the link onto others who may be interested in taking part. If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact: Nadia Hyder Research Scotland Carolyn Reid Road Safety Officer, RoSPA
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