West Glamorgan Archive Service
Health and Safety Executive Plans
Reference code(s): GB 0216 DD PRO HSE
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
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.
Scope and content: Records of the Health and Safety Executive, consisting of plans of abandoned collieries, 1857-1962.
ACCESS AND USE
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.
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.
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