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As part of their health and safety legal responsibilities, any business that employs people must display the Health and Safety Law Poster or issue each employee with the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) leaflet, Health and Safety Law: What You Need To Know (external link).
The poster and leaflet include basic health and safety information and let you employees know who is responsible for health and safety in the workplace. The poster format was updated in 2009 and all businesses should have the new poster displayed in their workplaces by 5 April 2014.
To ensure compliance you should do one of the following (though you can do both if you want to):
HSE: Health and safety law poster - frequently asked questions (external link)
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