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English definition of “the Health and Safety Executive”

the Health and Safety Executive

noun
 
 
( abbreviation HSE) GOVERNMENT, HR, WORKPLACE
in the UK, the government organization that is responsible for making sure employees do not suffer from illness or injury caused by problems at work: Inspectors from the Health and Safety Executive have expressed serious doubts about the new building projects. Health and Safety Executive officials/investigators/inspectors
(Definition of the Health and Safety Executive from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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