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by julietrvn
Sun Sep 02, 2018 9:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: accident investigation-immediate cause
Replies: 8
Views: 689

Re: accident investigation-immediate cause

Hi Andy i have got witness statements from other members of the team in which the accident happened and they all collaberate that they heard the other employee advise the IP to wear gloves and he refused. i have also documents and statements that show the IP has never undertaken this role before, re...
by julietrvn
Sun Sep 02, 2018 6:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: accident investigation-immediate cause
Replies: 8
Views: 689

Re: accident investigation-immediate cause

I have just changed the wording from:
'Employee error, failure to comply with company PPE policy' to 'Skill based error on behalf of employee'
by julietrvn
Sun Sep 02, 2018 5:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: accident investigation-immediate cause
Replies: 8
Views: 689

accident investigation-immediate cause

Hi i am undertaking an accident investigation which resulted in an employee having emergancy surgery to re-connect a tendon in his finger. He was advised by a fellow employee to wear anti-cut gloves but refused. (He received NO safety briefing from the manager) In immediate cause i have stated: 'Imm...
by julietrvn
Mon Apr 23, 2018 7:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: train the trainer-MEWP/Work at Height
Replies: 4
Views: 712

Re: train the trainer-MEWP/Work at Height

i have been contacted by a training company today regarding my query (train an employee to become an instructor) and received this as a reply 'You could go for what is used on sites i.e. Site Safety Plus courses, each team has a supervisor and there is a nice course SSSTS (Site Supervisor Safety Tra...
by julietrvn
Sun Apr 22, 2018 9:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: DSEAR Risk Assessment
Replies: 4
Views: 558

Re: DSEAR Risk Assessment

Hi Robborobbo i agree with your statement that 'Most H&S persons I speak to do not perform DSEAR assessments'. Both my previous and current employement involved the use of products that require DSEAR RAs, but neither had any completed, and like you we have acetylene, propane, oxygen on site, as well...
by julietrvn
Sat Apr 14, 2018 11:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Face Fit/RPE questions
Replies: 1
Views: 264

Face Fit/RPE questions

I have now got 6 managers trained to undertake Face Fit training, as soon as the equipment arrives we will begin to introduce it but i do have a couple of questions. How do people deal with blatant non-compliance of the clean shaven requirement? We have a large number of employees with facial hair a...
by julietrvn
Sat Apr 14, 2018 9:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: train the trainer-MEWP/Work at Height
Replies: 4
Views: 712

Re: train the trainer-MEWP/Work at Height

thanks Paddy
ive emailed the companies you suggested so hopefully i can get him booked in soon :D
by julietrvn
Thu Apr 12, 2018 6:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: train the trainer-MEWP/Work at Height
Replies: 4
Views: 712

train the trainer-MEWP/Work at Height

Hi i am looking into training a current employee to enable him to undertake all aspects of Work at Height training (MEWPS, Fall Arrest Podiums etc) in-house, does anybody know what course i need to look for? he is a natural trainer and we have a large number of employees who require formal training ...
by julietrvn
Thu Apr 12, 2018 6:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: COSHH/DSEAR storage cabinets
Replies: 3
Views: 524

Re: COSHH/DSEAR storage cabinets

thanks Nell the cabinates i purchased are 30min fire resistant, the products that are stored in these do follow the MSDS for storage recommendations Maybe sticking a sign on the cabinet saying do not stick head or climb into cabinet due to risk of fumes might satisfy him? this actually made me laugh...
by julietrvn
Thu Apr 05, 2018 8:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HAV advice re CEO
Replies: 15
Views: 2104

Re: HAV advice re CEO

thank you Shadmeister
yes i am pretty determined when i want to be and refuse to backdown if im right lol (yep im female haha) :D :D :D
by julietrvn
Thu Apr 05, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: COSHH/DSEAR storage cabinets
Replies: 3
Views: 524

COSHH/DSEAR storage cabinets

Due to the lack of safe storage for chemicals, i ordered Dangerous & Flammable store units which are fully compliant with COSHH/DSEAR, i ensured they were signed correctly and placed them into position with instructions on what to store, what needed segregating ect. we have had a new senior manager ...
by julietrvn
Tue Apr 03, 2018 7:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Legislation Changes 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 678

Re: Legislation Changes 2018

Hi safety

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