Chemical Safety and COSHH in the Workplace: A Comprehensive Guide
Chemical safety and COSHH (Control of Substances Hazardous to Health) are critical components of workplace safety. Proper implementation of these procedures can prevent accidents, injuries, and health risks associated with hazardous substances. In this blog post, we'll cover everything you need to know about chemical safety and COSHH, including risk assessment, control measures, employee training, documentation, and regular review.
What is Chemical Safety? Chemical safety refers to the safe handling, storage, use, and di..
Sample Risk Identification checklist
Factors taken into account:
Are the substances used in a particular task suitable for the task?
Is the plant used in a particular task suitable for the task?
Are the plant and substances suitable to the environmental conditions and terrain in which they are used?
Are there any foreseeable abnormal situations which may arise, such as potential misuse of any materials or equipment and fluctuating operating conditions (eg, during times of peak production)?
Is there potential for injury from moving parts of plant or building fixtures, such as ..