HSE's Twelve myths of Christmas
Christmas is a special time of year. Even so, it doesn't stop health and safety being - wrongly - cited as a reason for preventing pretty harmless activities from going ahead. Not only does this needlessly ruin the festive spirit but it also trivialises the true purpose of health and safety: protecting people from real risks at, or connected with, work.
Follow the link for the full top twelve festive myths, gifted to HSE from media reports and correspondence received.