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Our factcards are pocket-sized guides containing brief factual information on issues such as employment rights, VDUs and safe driving.


Asbestos: the hidden killer   info
Members' factcard covering the hidden dangers of asbestos, an overview of the law, advice on your rights as an employee. Includes questions to help Prospect members and reps check compliance in their own workplace.

Body and workplace mapping factcard   info
An explanation of mapping techniques: simple steps you can take to unearth the health hazards in your workplace or business area

Health and safety in annual reports   info
High-level leadership checklist - for H&S Reps use in checking corporate compliance. Feel free to share with your CEO

Health and safety rights factcard   info
As a worker, you have the right to work in a place where risks to your health and safety are properly controlled. Health and safety is about preventing you getting hurt at work or being made ill by work.

Neurodiversity – quick guide for managers   info
A factcard for managers about neurodiversity

Your legal rights at work   info
This factcard outlines your rights at work as of 1 January 2017. It only covers the minimum legal requirements – in most cases your contract of employment will offer better terms, so the rights in your contract will apply.