Contact the Health & Safety Team
The Health & Safety and team monitors and advises on health & safety legislation in over 9,000 work premises in Brighton & Hove. Businesses are inspected to ensure that employees and visiting public are kept safe whilst on the premises. They are also responsible for investigating some accidents in the work place.
Should you wish to make an enquiry or complaint relating to a premises that is inspected by the Health and Safety team, please contact the team.
All complaints are confidential and our aim is to investigate and resolve your complaint in an efficient and thorough manner. A named officer who is competent to investigate health and safety complaints will investigate the complaint on your behalf.
Where Brighton & Hove City Council is not the appropriate enforcing authority, we will refer the complaint on your behalf.
Once the department has recieved your query a service request will be raised for an officer to investigate, who will respond within the following timescales.
One day response
|Five day response||10 day response|
|Dangerous condition or serious health risk||Accident||Comments on licensing applications|
|Fatal or serious accident||Asbestos clearance||Comments on planning applications|
|Asbestos notification||General enquiries|
|Condition of premises||Project work|
|Complaints regarding the service||Smoking in a smokefree premises or vehicle|
|Violence at work investigation|
For more information on health & safety contact the Health & Safety Team: