Hazard Identification, Risk Assessment and Risk Control - Risk Assessment (Assess the Risk )
Using the ThinkSafe steps
2. Risk Assessment (Assess the Risk )
Key Point : - Assessing the risk means working out how likely it is that a hazard will harm someone and how serious the harm could be.
Whenever you spot a hazard, assess the risk by asking yourself two questions:
Always tell someone (your employer, your supervisor or your health and safety representative) about hazards you can′t fix yourself, especially if the hazard could cause serious harm to anyone.