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Manual Handling

Service type: Occupational  |  Last updated on 27th January 2012

As well as the general risk assessment requirements set out in the Management Regulations, there is a requirement in the Manual Handling Operations Regulations 1992 (as amended) to carry out a risk assessment on manual handling tasks. The manual handling risk assessment should include: The task being performed, The individual carrying out the manual handling...

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Hazardous Substances

Service type: Occupational  |  Last updated on 27th January 2012

What are hazardous substances? Hazardous substances are used in many workplaces and take many different forms. Solids, liquids, gases, mists and fumes can be present in the workplace. Exposure to hazardous substances can affect the body in many different ways. Skin contact, inhalation and ingestion can cause damage Why are hazardous substances important? Hazardous...

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Risk Assessment

Service type: Occupational  |  Last updated on 27th January 2012

It is a legal requirement for organisations with 5 or more staff to carry out documented health and safety risk assessments of all of their significant hazards. Fountain Safety Solutions Ltd can carry out your risk assessments for you; Certain specific hazards require a special risk assessment in a specific format (click on the links for further information): Manual...

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