Safety Topics

RSS
Posts: 24

Mechanical Handling Equipment

July 14, 2010 Leave a reply

What are the main hazards and controls associated with handling equipment? Please also refer to other relevant sections, notably Manual Handling and Safety of Vehicles […]Read More

Safety of Vehicles in the Workplace

July 14, 2010 Leave a reply

How can I effectively manage and control the safety of vehicles in the workplace? Driver error is often a key factor in vehicle accidents. Many […]Read More

Working in Cold Environments

July 14, 2010 Leave a reply

What precautions should I take to safeguard employees working in cold environments? Working in cold environments fairly obviously presents very different hazards to those encountered […]Read More

COSHH (The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health)

July 14, 2010 Leave a reply

What is ‘COSHH’, What ar the main risks arising from hazardous substances and how should I control them? When we refer to hazardous substances, we […]Read More

Safety of Young Workers

July 14, 2010 Leave a reply

What should I do to protect the safety of young workers? Firstly it helps to know exactly who we are talking about and how safety […]Read More

Control of Asbestos

July 14, 2010 Leave a reply

Do I really need an Asbestos Survey? It is now some time since Regulation 4 of the Control of Asbestos at Work Regulations 2002 came […]Read More

Manual Handling

July 14, 2010 Leave a reply

How can the risk of manual handling injury be reduced? Manual handling injuries accounts for some 40 percent of reportable injuries, most of which impact […]Read More

Computer Workstations

July 14, 2010 Leave a reply

How can I look after those members of staff that use computers? A large amount of investigation and research into the effects of computer display […]Read More

New and Expectant Mothers

July 14, 2010 Leave a reply

As an employer, what are my duties to this ‘vulnerable group’? A new and expectant mother is defined as someone who is pregnant, has given […]Read More

Work Related Violence

July 14, 2010 Leave a reply

What provisions should I make to protect my staff from attack? Work-related violence is defined by the HSE as ‘Any incident in which a person […]Read More

Page 2 of 3«123»
2016 © britrisksafety Google+