Monthly Archive: April 2017

Fire Safety in the Workplace

Fire Fighting There should always be fire extinguishers in your workplace. If a fire is caught soon enough, a fire extinguisher may be enough to put it out and save property and lives. Make sure you have an ample number of fire extinguishers available through the building, which are designed for use in your particular industry. Fire extinguishers should be...

Protect Employees when Working with Dangerous Machinery

Tips to Protect Employees when Working with Dangerous Machinery Always do a risk assessment for all activities relating to machinery, such as general operation, cleaning and maintenance. Consider the best controls to implement in order to protect your workers – use a combination of guarding, hold to run processes, emergency stop buttons and safe systems of work to ensure staff...

Tips to keep workers safe!

5 Tips to Keep Your Workers Safe Always do a thorough risk assessment of the hazards that are applicable to individual machines. Think about how and when entrapment could occur, as well as damage from in-running nips and sharp blades, for example. Review your existing safeguards (such as guarding) on a regular basis to ensure they are fit for purpose....