Enabling new technologies
The UK can look back on a proud history of changing the world
The UK government wishes to build upon this and further enhance
the UK's position at the forefront of global scientific and
technological advancement, driving innovations that change lives
and sustain economic growth.
Proactively 'designing-in' health and safety at all stages of
the innovation lifecycle - discovery, invention, development and
deployment - not only ensures that our future physical and digital
infrastructure and technologies will be safe, but it also ensures
that health and human factors are also considered from the
Getting it right first time helps government and industry to
save time and money, and gain competitive advantage.
How can we help?
HSE's research and consultancy solutions integrate health and
safety into the development and deployment of the new and novel
technologies required to advance UK innovation.
We combine our regulatory insight, our world class science and
engineering capabilities and our experience as part of Great
Britain's health and safety regulator, and apply it to the
development and deployment of new technologies, or novel use of
existing technologies, with the aim of helping government and
industry to innovate as safely as possible, as quickly as
To discuss how we might be able to help you, please
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