Information on working alone
The risk of injury or harm for people who work alone may be increased because of difficulties contacting emergency services. Emergency situations may arise for a variety of reasons and the consequences may be very serious and the injury or disease may be fatal.
Frequently asked questions
- Is it against the law for a person to work alone?
- What does the term "isolated worker" mean?
- How can an employer reduce the risk for people who work alone?
More frequently asked questions about working alone can be found here.
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