All employers must comply with the risk assessment requirements set out in:
- The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations
- The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations (Northern Ireland)
The requirement to carry out a risk assessment for manual handling tasks is contained in:
- The Manual Handling Operations Regulations
- The Manual Handling Operations Regulations (Northern Ireland)
All employees must make full use of any safe system of manual handling their employer puts in place.