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Legal Duty of Care Assessment

Determine whether your business complies with its legal duty of care towards employees.

Don’t let these statistics reflect your workforce:

CASES OF WORK-RELATED STRESS, ANXIETY OR DEPRESSION (NEW OR LONG STANDING) IN 2021/22
WORKING DAYS LOST DUE TO WORK-RELATED STRESS, ANXIETY OR DEPRESSION 2021/22

SOURCE:
HEALTH AND SAFETY AT WORK REPORT HSE, 2022

What are the benefits of our
Legal Duty of Care Assessment?

Most businesses believe that they already invest in employee wellbeing, yet many do not comply with some of the key requirements of their legal duty of care towards employees. You must determine whether your workplace wellbeing initiatives align with your legal responsibilities.
Reduce legal & financial risks

Our LDC assessment will help you identify which areas require your attention to minimise the risk of fines, penalties and lawsuits that may result from cases of work-related psychological ill-health.

Get a comprehensive diagnosis

Our complete assessment will incorporate the seven areas of compliance that need to be addressed, including the often overlooked psychological health and safety dimension.

Receive your roadmap to compliance

Based on the comprehensive data from the diagnosis, we will provide you with a full report that clearly identifies the compliance gaps that you need to address in order to comply with current legislation.

Enhance reputation & brand image

Conducting a legal duty of care assessment can enhance your company image by achieving Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG) goals.

Custodia Cabañas - DharmaWellbeing.com

“I have been favourably impressed by the thoroughness and professionalism of the work conducted by Dharma. Their insights and guidance have proven extremely valuable”.

Mary Callaghan

Deputy Lord Mayor
Dublin City Council

Custodia Cabañas - DharmaWellbeing.com

“I thought my business ticked all the boxes when it came to complying with my legal duty of care, but after conducting Dharma’s assessment, I realised that my company was non-compliant in several critical areas. Thanks to the guidance we received, we were able to take immediate and effective action”.

Adrian Edgar Cillo

Director
Neurocare

Assessment Framework

Our Legal Duty of Care Assessment will provide you with an extensive gap analysis that will help you identify which areas are preventing your company’s full compliance with law , including:

01

PSYCHOLOGICAL HEALTH & SAFETY

We will analyse the process by which you carry out psychological and physical health and safety risk assessments, and how you conduct the required management reviews to determine the appropriate actions to take.

02

RISK MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

We will analyse the processes, strategies and tools that your organisation implements to identify, assess, mitigate, and monitor various risks related to your workforce to prepare for potential downfalls and minimise consequences.

03

RISK ASSESSMENT & POLICY

We will assess how comprehensive your approach to risk assessment and policy-making is, to make sure you are meeting all current regulation requirements for a safe and healthy workplace.

04

WORKER INVOLVEMENT

We will review how you inform, train and consult your workers on health and safety, and wellbeing, by analysing the frequency of your training activities and whether you are adhering to the required workplace wellbeing criteria.

05

PHYSICAL HEALTH & SAFETY

We will assess how the company is meeting health and safety legislation, paying particular attention to areas pertaining to the specific industry of our organisation.

06

FIRST AID

We will verify whether you are compliant with the legal requirements of first aid , which will be based on the organisational process for assessing first aid, the size of your organisation and the specific needs of your workers.

07

FIRE SAFETY

We will verify if you have all the relevant safety provisions and procedures in place to comply with fire safety guidance and regulation.

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