Definition of health and safety in English:

Share this entry

health and safety

noun

[mass noun] British
Regulations and procedures intended to prevent accident or injury in workplaces or public environments.
Example sentences
  • But the council called and said they would have to assess our house for health and safety.
  • The legislation safeguards the human rights of sex workers and promotes their health and safety.
  • To get details about installations and health and safety, call this number.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: health and safety

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.