Most of us know, broadly speaking, what a risk assessment is and what it is used for. While different organisations have their own risk criteria and style, at its heart a risk assessment is supposed to identify potential risks before work can begin. Creating a risk assessment is not without its problems. They can be time consuming to put together and nearly impossible to keep track of. This guide is here to help you. We have identified some of the most common (and frustrating!) issues that you can run in to with your risk assessments, and how risk assessment software can help to alleviate them. We have also thrown in some handy resources dealing with the finer-points of creating risk assessments. Read on for the answers to all your RA questions!