What to do when an employee dies
1. Reporting a workplace death
You must report a death in the workplace (except in Northern Ireland) to the:
- Health and Safety Executive (HSE)
HSE Incident Contact Centre
0845 300 9923
Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 5pm
Report a workplace death in Northern Ireland to the Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland (HSENI).
You must report any deaths or serious injuries, even if the employee is working off-site at the time.