Health & Safety Compliance of the Remote Worker (Webinar)


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Health & Safety Compliance of the Remote Worker (Webinar)

Brought to you in partnership with Adare Human Resource Management, a preferred service provider of The Wheel, this one-hour session will walk you through the essential elements and responsibilities that come with ‘Health & Safety Compliance of the Remote Worker’. 

Employers have a responsibility to ensure employees have a safe working environment, whether in the office or at home. Under the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act, 2005 employers must evaluate the health and safety of workstations, with particular focus on physical difficulties, eye sights issues and mental well-being. 

The programme will include:  

  • The key duties of Employers and Employees under the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 
  • DSE and Ergonomics – the importance of compliance for the remote set up 
  • Key Considerations of health and safety compliance for the remote worker.

Learning Outcomes  

Participants will leave the session with an:  

  • Understanding of the fundamental health & safety requirements necessary to managing the remote worker 
  • Understanding health and safety compliance of the remote worker.
How to register

This event will be held on Zoom. Please register below. Meeting details will be sent to you after registration.

Meet Your Facilitators


Sarah Fagan is an experienced Human Resources and Employment Law Practitioner. Sarah provides practical Human Resource and Employment Law advices to clients in a variety of sectors and has a broad range of experience in change management processes including reorganisation and restructuring and collective redundancies. She has also supported many Organisations through representation at the Workplace Relations Commission and Labour Court. 


Donal Brennan, Senior Health and Safety Consultant, MBS SHWW (Hons) BBS (Hons) Grad Dip EMS Grad IOSH, is a Firefighter and Advanced Paramedic with Dublin Fire Brigade with over 20 years’ experience. Donal is a proficient Safety Consultant compiling safety statements, risk assessments and control measures and advises organisations on all aspects of risk management.

Brought to you by:

Adare HRM
Who should attend

HR Managers, officers and senior management in member organisations of The Wheel as well as members who are curious about the obligations of an employer under the current HR & Employment regulation.