New and young workers
Information on new and young workers in the workplace
There are special risk factors to consider when managing the safety of children and young people in workplaces. It is important for employers of new and young workers to be aware of these issues.
Frequently asked questions
- At what age are workers considered young people?
- What is the difference between an on-the-job induction programme and a safety induction programme?
- Why is it important to consider children and young people in workplaces?
More frequently asked questions about new and young workers can be found here.
Resources available on this subject
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