West Glamorgan Archive Service

Health and Safety Executive Plans

Reference code(s): GB 0216 DD PRO HSE

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Title: Health and Safety Executive Plans

Short title: Health and Safety Executive plans

Dates of creation: 1857-1962

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: (103 plans)

Name of creator(s): Health and Safety Executive

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and the Health and Safety Commission (HSC) have been jointly responsible for the regulation of risks to health and safety arising from work activity in Great Britain since 1974. This role includes monitoring disused collieries that could prove hazardous.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Records of the Health and Safety Executive, consisting of plans of abandoned collieries, 1857-1962.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged alphabetically by colliery

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy is available at the West Glamorgan Archive Service.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records transferred to the West Glamorgan Archive Service have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: It is the policy of the West Glamorgan Archive Service to withhold the names of depositors.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Health and Safety Executive, catalogue; Health and Safety Executive Homepage, (http://www.hse.gov.uk/index.htm), viewed 28 January 2005.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of description: January 2005


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Abandoned mines | Wales | Neath Port Talbot | Designs and plans

Abandoned mines | Wales | Swansea | Designs and plans

Personal names

Corporate names

Great Britain | Health and Safety Executive

Places

Neath Port Talbot

Swansea