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by millpond
Tue Jul 14, 2020 2:55 pm
Forum: Fire
Topic: Detection & Fire Doors - Residential Childrens Home
Replies: 2
Views: 393

Detection & Fire Doors - Residential Childrens Home

Hi, I'm looking for clarity on achieving safety with detection and Fire doors within a residential home, that is now being used as a children's home for up to 5 residents. Electrician has fitted wif-fi smoke detection in all rooms (inc. communal, bedrooms, kitchen, laundry etc.). There is no panel. ...
by millpond
Wed May 01, 2019 2:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Plumbing & Heating Risk Assessment
Replies: 4
Views: 2325

Re: Plumbing & Heating Risk Assessment

Hi Woodie,
Much appreciated. Look forward to hearing from you
by millpond
Sun Apr 21, 2019 12:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Plumbing & Heating Risk Assessment
Replies: 4
Views: 2325

Plumbing & Heating Risk Assessment

Hi,
I would appreciate if amongst my learned colleagues have any health and safety literature on plumbing and heating. I don't want to reinvent the wheel. I'm putting together risk assessment for boiler fitting and other plumbing works. Any assistance would be greatly appreciated.
Regards
Millpond
by millpond
Mon Sep 03, 2018 2:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Airborne Nut Allergy - Risk Assessment
Replies: 5
Views: 2306

Re: Airborne Nut Allergy - Risk Assessment

Hi Berni

All good points. The person this will relate to will be working at a reception desk within an office environment, who has stated he has an airborne nut allergy. Beyond that there is little more I can say. It's a new one on me.
by millpond
Mon Sep 03, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Airborne Nut Allergy - Risk Assessment
Replies: 5
Views: 2306

Airborne Nut Allergy - Risk Assessment

Hi guys.

This is not an area i really know anything about and I am struggling. Anyone out there who already has a Risk Assessment I could mull over or give me a push in the right direction

fingers crossed
Millpond
by millpond
Fri Mar 30, 2018 2:41 pm
Forum: NEBOSH Construction Certificate
Topic: Construction Exam deadline June 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 5491

Construction Exam deadline June 2018

Hi All,

Anyone know the application cut off date for the June 2018 construction NCC1 exam. Also, can I book direct with NEBOSH or do I have to go through a training provider.

Thanks

Millpond
by millpond
Tue Dec 05, 2017 7:06 pm
Forum: Fire
Topic: Automatic Sliding Doors as Final Exit
Replies: 2
Views: 1517

Re: Automatic Sliding Doors as Final Exit

Thanks Messy
Very detailed and sensible response and with previous info
The place in question has numerous issues which led to me giving a “high” Risk, irrespective of the door issue.
Thanks for your corroborative expertise

Millpond
by millpond
Tue Dec 05, 2017 7:55 am
Forum: Fire
Topic: Automatic Sliding Doors as Final Exit
Replies: 2
Views: 1517

Automatic Sliding Doors as Final Exit

Hi All, I have a client who is utilising Automatic Sliding Doors as a final exit. Article 14 is clear that sliding doors should not be used as a final exit. The door is linked into the Fire Alarm system and according to the client (I haven't witnessed this) opens upon activation of the alarm system....
by millpond
Wed Jan 18, 2017 8:56 pm
Forum: Fire
Topic: Glass/glazed units - Internal escape route
Replies: 3
Views: 2204

Re: Glass/glazed units - Internal escape route

Thanks Messy, your advice is always appreciated. As I thought there is no hard and fast rule and RA is the way to go

Thanks again
by millpond
Tue Jan 17, 2017 6:48 pm
Forum: Fire
Topic: Glass/glazed units - Internal escape route
Replies: 3
Views: 2204

Glass/glazed units - Internal escape route

HI All, Looking for advice on the issue of "Do glazed units or glass on an Internal Fire escape route require to be Fire Resistant". I am particularly refering to corridors that have wall on one side, where walls and doors meet 30 minute FR and glazing on the other side, either in UPVC or wooden fra...
by millpond
Thu Aug 18, 2016 3:03 pm
Forum: Environmental
Topic: Carriage of Electrical Waste
Replies: 2
Views: 2523

Re: Carriage of Electrical Waste

That's good thanks for that. I hadn't seen the obvious
by millpond
Thu Aug 18, 2016 12:51 pm
Forum: Environmental
Topic: Carriage of Electrical Waste
Replies: 2
Views: 2523

Carriage of Electrical Waste

Bit of advice please. We hold a Waste Upper Tier Carrier Broker Dealer licence and we have been asked if we are able to transport Electrical Waste. I have tried all the sources and I am not able to find a specific answer. I would the advice of our experts out there

 

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