Monthly Archive: August 2017

Tips to Help Ensure that Workers Are Protected when Using Circular Saws

Many workers have lost fingers or hands when using circular saws that are unguarded, or when following unsafe working practices. Check today that your circular saw procedures make the grade. Tips to Help Ensure that Workers Are Protected when Using Circular Saws Undertake a risk assessment to find out what the hazards are – this would likely include lacerations and...

Help Prevent Crushing Injuries in the Workplace

Unfortunately, there are many cases each year whereby workers receive crushing injuries by doors and other equipment on work premises. Take the time to review your risk assessments and procedures to ensure that you have identified and suitably controlled this risk. Tips to Help Prevent Crushing Injuries in the Workplace Do a risk assessment to establish how workers and others...

Legionella Obligation

There is a legal obligation to carry out a legionella risk assessment of the water services in any work place or business connected premise! If you choose not to follow the HSE’s ACOP, and you do not carry out a legionella risk assessment to cover the water services in your work place then you may be exposed to risk of...