Confirmed changes to RIDDOR Reporting and Closure of the HSE Infoline
Date: Wednesday, May 11, 2011 @ 13:59:09 BST
Topic: Association News

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) yesterday issued a statement confirming forthcoming changes in September to both RIDDOR incident reporting and also confirming that the HSE infoline would be closed.

Key changes to be aware of:

  • As of 12 September RIDDOR reporting will be moved to a primarily online reporting system with revised forms aiming at making the reporting process faster and simpler for users. Fatal and major injuries may still be notified by telephone as they are currently.
  • As of 30 September the HSE Infoline will end and businesses are advised to use the HSE website ( in its’ place.


For further information, please see the following related articles:

Members can access the full statement released by HSE: Download the HSE Statement regarding RIDDOR changes and the HSE Infoline

Members are also invited to discuss these changes and how they may affect their businesses.


This article comes from Sheffield Occupational Health and Safety Association (SOHSA)

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