Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations 1995. (RIDDOR). What is RIDDOR?. RIDDOR is a law which requires employers and those in control of workplaces to report and keep records of: Work Related Deaths Serious Injuries Cases of diagnosed industrial diseases
Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations 1995
While there are no mandatory signs there are some advisory signs that can be placed around the work place.
From 6 April 2012, the law will introduce the over-seven-day injury category.
Employers don’t have to report deaths and injuries unless they are directly linked to the work.
There are many loop holes that can be exploited.
The RIDDOR act was amended in 2012.
Different types of injuries may not have to reported but all have to be recorded.