Note: In sections 7.1.1–7.1.6 the terms ‘responsible person’ and ‘you’ do not refer to the person responsible for the maintenance and management of the building but are defined by the Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974 as being the person responsible for all health and safety matters in regard to the building.
This part is essentialy looking at HMOs and other shared properties.
7.1 Health and safety
- 7.1.1 Health and safety risk assessment and policy
- 7.1.2 Risks specific to common area management
- 7.1.3 Asbestos
- 7.1.4 Fire safety
- 7.1.5 Water safety
- 7.1.6 Crisis management
- 7.2 Disposal of waste and recycling
- 7.3 Staff management
- 7.4 Noise
- 7.5 Mixed tenure schemes
- 7.6 Disputes
- 7.7 Security
Note that you will find a considerable amount of information in the HMO Legal Basics series on the Landlord Law Blog.