Risk Assessment Working from home Webinar

“Risk Assessment Working from home Webinar”

Venue: Webinar

Date: Tuesday 18th of August

CostFree to All County Wexford Chamber Members/ €10 to Non-Members

Time: 10.00am

County Wexford Chamber, would like to invite you to a webinar with SomarMed giving you a real insight into working from home risk assessments. Have you considered your obligations to your employees working from home?

Speaker: Dr Shane Farrelly Occupational Health Specialist

CEO & Medical Director SomarMed

About ShaneShane is a medical doctor and has 30 years’ experience as an expert in International Occupational Medicine. He is the CEO and Medical Director of SomarMed.  As a consultant to a number of International Companies he provides guidance to their Corporate Health Departments in the design and implementation of Global Occupational Health Programmes in Ireland, United Kingdom, Europe, North, Central & South America.

What will be discussed:

  1. What are the key duties of employers under the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act?
  2. What duties do employees have under the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act?
  3. What responsibilities do I have as an employer in relation to home workers?
  4. What equipment must I provide for my employees to enable them to work from home?
  5. What questions do I need to ask employees in relation to their temporary home work space?
  6. What do I need to consider where employees are using computers and digital technology whenhome working?
  7. What other general supports and means of communication do I need to put in place for home workers?


This is a FREE event to all Members, however, pre-booking is essential as places are limited.
RSVP via emailing Katie O’ Connor at katieoconnor@wexfordchamber.ie