385. Duties imposed generally by the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974.

The Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 imposes general duties on employers in relation to their employees1; on employers and the self-employed in relation to persons other than their employees2; on persons concerned with premises in relation to persons other than their employees3; on manufacturers as regards articles and substances for use at work4; and on employees5. It provides a general duty not to interfere with or misuse things provided pursuant to the relevant statutory provisions6, and a duty not to charge employees for things done or provided in pursuance of any specific requirement of the relevant