Health and Safety in Golf (HSiG)

Health & Safety in Golf (HSiG) was set up in response to feedback from our customers, to help them meet statutory obligations. The Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005 and all associated regulations apply to golf course management and maintenance. In partnership with Golf Clubs around Ireland, we have developed training programmes and policies specific to golf courses.

Brief details of the programme are;

Management of Health & Safety

  • Responsibility of the club
  • Training and competence
  • Reporting accidents and incidents

Working Environment

  • The Course
  • The Golf Professional’s premises
  • Manual Handling
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Electric Safety
  • Restaurant and Bar area
  • Offices
  • The greens and golf course

Machinery

  • Tractors
  • PTO driver equipment
  • Mowers
  • Turf Scarifiers, slitters and spiking equipment
  • Fertiliser spreaders
  • Sprinkler systems
  • Sand Graders
  • Strimmers

The Green Pass

Please click here for more information on The Green Pass.