Help to keep your people safe, meet your due diligence duties and build a more resilient business.

Management and governance of health and safety risk

These guides build on the Forum’s Monitoring What Matters guide – which supports CEOs to lead on the three pillars of good health and safety – Risk, Relationships, Resources.

They will help CEOs and directors meet their legal duties as officers and PCBUs by supporting them to understand the risks in their business, to manage these risks, and to verify the effectiveness of their risk management.

Keep a record of using these guides, as part of your due diligence records.


CEO Guide to Risk Update May 2023 PDF • 252 KB
Examples of good risk management tools PDF • 303 KB
Digging Deeper Risk Toolkit 2018 PDF • 201 KB
“The CEO's leadership role in health and safety risk management is to set expectations, enable the work, and to the outcomes.”