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About Us

The Health and Safety Laboratory (HSL) is one of the world's leading providers of health and safety solutions to industry, government and professional bodies.

The main focus of our work is on understanding and reducing health and safety risks. We offer health and safety research, expert advice and consultancy, specialist training and products.Our people

At HSL, we have been developing health and safety solutions for over 100 years. Our long history means that we're well-placed to understand the changing health and safety landscape, and anticipate future issues.

We are the Health and Safety Executive (HSE)'s Laboratory, and working with the regulator gives us a unique insight into workplace health and safety.

HSL employs over 350 scientific, medical and technical specialists, who help make working environments and working lives safer, in the UK and around the world.

The Health and Safety Laboratory BuxtonFrom our base in Buxton, and with staff in six other locations across the UK, we focus on the development of practical solutions to workplace health and safety problems.

We have a strong international reputation for high-quality research, undertaken on behalf of the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and other sponsors in government and industry.

To find out how we can help you, contact us.

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