Self-Employment (Risk Assessment Exemption) Bill (HC Bill 88)




Exempt self-employed persons engaged in low hazard activity from the
requirement to produce a written risk assessment.

Be it enacted by the Queen’s most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and
consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this present
Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:—

1 Exemption from risk assessment

No self-employed person working in what he deems to be a low-hazard
business activity shall be required to carry out a written risk assessment.

2 Short title, commencement and extent

(1) 5This Act may be cited as the Self-Employment (Risk Assessment Exemption)
Act 2011.

(2) This Act comes into force on the day on which it is passed.

(3) This Act extends to England and Wales, and Scotland.