Safety reps' resources

Find further information and resources on this page to help you in your role as a CSP safety rep.


Introducing the role of the safety rep

Learn more about what it means to be a CSP safety rep.

CSP health and safety briefings

Our Employment Relations and Union Services  department produces information and guidance on a wide range of health and safety issues:

Safety reps' forms

iCSP Safety reps network

The safety reps' networks on iCSP are restricted to accredited CSP safety reps. Once you become an accredited safety rep you will automatically be put forward for approval on both the national network and your own regional network. If you are not currently registered on iCSP, please do so as soon as possible.

News and information relating to your role as a safety rep is published on the safety reps' networks and you will be sent updates of new content so you can be kept informed, even when time is at a premium. Specific news on issues relating to your region, including regional training days, is posted on a regular basis.  We also send a monthly newsletter to all safety reps, with archive available here.

NHS staff council

The NHS staff council website has a lot of highly useful information for safety reps not least the following publications:

Trades Union Congress


The TUC website has a section on health and safety which includes dedicated guidance for safety reps.

You can also download a PDF copy of the Safety Representatives and Safety Committees Regulations 1977, (aka 'The Brown Book'), from their website.

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