Your browser does not support JavaScript
Document search
Client account
Sign in
Shopping basket
Empty
Policy documents Wellbeing policies

Lone working policy

Why you need to add this to your Wellbeing portfolio...

A lone working policy is a practical guide that employees can apply to their roles.

Although not a legal requirement, an effective policy can help to promote a strong safety culture among employees, keeping them safe and reducing the risk of legal issues.

Your lone working policy should be a document that is accessible and easy to understand. Lone workers and their managers should be familiar with the document and its location. Issue a copy to new employees who will work alone and to any contractors or temporary workers you use.


£8.00
Preview only. The complete Lone working policy text will be displayed below when you purchase either the individual document or the template pack that the document is contained in.
Lone working policy

Lone working

1. Scope

All workers of [Company].

This policy applies to all situations involving Lone Workers arising in connection with their duties and work activities.

2. Background

Under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, every employer and employee has rights and responsibilities, to ensure the provision of a safe working environment supported by safe systems of working.

[Company] is committed to providing a safe working environment as far as reasonably practical that meets the needs of its staff and volunteers. Consideration shall therefore be given to the health and safety implications in respect of lone working.

This document explains how [Company] will protect their staff as far as is reasonably practicable from the risks of lone working. While [Company] will endeavour to reduce any instances of Lone Working where practi

Reviewed: 17/03/21
Editing this Lone working policy is simple; if you have purchased it, or if it is FREE, simply copy/email/download and replace any highlighted wording contained in "[ ]", with your details.