Cuts to HSE inspection regime offer an opportunity for brokers


With the budget for the HSE decreasing by 35% over the next four years it has also been revealed that the organisation will look to share more costs with those businesses creating the risks. A spokesperson for the HSE said it was not currently commenting on how this will be achieved.

He did however say: “There are absolutely no plans for any industrial sectors to be free of inspections. Inspections will, however, be targeted primarily towards those areas where there is greatest risk, with fewer