Health and safety issues now impose upon almost every part of business life. The system of enforcement is managed and implemented in the UK by The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) - but at times it can be difficult to know exactly which bits of this elaborate spideras web should be applied in a given instance, and which are most important. This Quick Guide puts the subject into context, providing a rational overview and a valid starting point to applying health and safety in the workplace, and offers a concise and readily accessible interpretation of what health and safety legislation means in practice. Puts health and safety in to context Provides a rational overview and starting point to applying health and safety in the workplace Offers a concise interpretation of health and safety legislation in practicePersonal protective equipment (PPE) 34, 97, 122a125, 164 Personal Protective Equipment at Work Regulations 1992 124 Personal ... Portable electrical equipment 104a106 Power presses 56 Pregnant women 51 Pressure equipment 162 Pressure plant 63a69 Pressure ... Equipment Regulations (PUWER) 1998 23 , 53, 153 PTW (permits to work) system 131a136 Pushing and pulling guidelines 74anbsp;...
|Title||:||A Quick Guide to Health and Safety|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier - 2008-05-20|