A comprehensive guide to lone working in the health sector

Practical advice on how to protect your lone workers

Protecting your lone workers

Every employer has a duty of care to protect their employees from workplace risks. For those working within the health sector, lone working has become commonplace, with workers regularly carrying out home visits or looking after patients in the hospital alone.

This guide covers:

Understand the Risks in the Health Sector

Find out how to identify your lone workers and understand the risks they face

Understand Your Legal Duty of Care

Recognise your legal duty of care and the risks of failing to comply with the regulations

Evaluate Your Risk Assessments

Learn how to create a comprehensive risk assessment

Evaluate Your Lone Worker Policy

Find out how to create a lone worker policy and integrate lone working solutions into your H&S programme

About StaySafe

We are experts in lone worker safety. While we specialise in lone worker tech solutions, we believe in providing organisations with the advice and guidance needed to create a safer work environment.