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by Safety
Wed Nov 24, 2021 7:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Question: Under RIDDOR are all cable strikes reportable as a Dangerous occurrence?
Replies: 4
Views: 434

Re: Question: Under RIDDOR are all cable strikes reportable as a Dangerous occurrence?

Cable strikes Incidents involving cable strikes are reportable as this involves one of the defined dangerous occurrences. However, the HSE makes it clear that “it depends on the circumstances, and you need to use a degree of judgment”. In this instance, the cable would be considered “plant” and the ...
by Safety
Fri Nov 19, 2021 4:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Regulations on open fires in pubs
Replies: 4
Views: 256

Re: Regulations on open fires in pubs

We have one in our local pub too, seems to be the in thing at them moment, I would hope they have been picked up in their fire risk assessment :roll:
but who knows, I searched the web too and couldn't find anything. .scratch
by Safety
Fri Nov 19, 2021 2:01 pm
Forum: The Canteen
Topic: Hips
Replies: 6
Views: 162

Re: Hips

Thanks for the feedback, I am very nervous, I'm having in done on the 29th March 2022, so not that long to wait. I have a trip to Australia to get in first before I'm on the table, they wont operate if I'm flying within three months of the operation.
by Safety
Fri Nov 19, 2021 6:54 am
Forum: The Canteen
Topic: Hips
Replies: 6
Views: 162

Hips

.salut and a happy Friday to you all. Anyone out there has a full hip replacement? I have been having problems with mine for a few years, x-rays, MRIs, and CTs done, latest CT results came back to be told I need a total hip replacement on my right side - well my head fell off (not literally :lol: ) ...
by Safety
Tue Nov 16, 2021 8:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Selection and usage of Respiratory Protective Devices in a Pandemic
Replies: 1
Views: 96

Selection and usage of Respiratory Protective Devices in a Pandemic

Morning all .salut There is a free zoom meeting tonight on: Selection and usage of Respiratory Protective Devices in a Pandemic, Epidemic or Outbreak of Respiratory Infectious Diseases , if anyone would like to attend. Starts at 19:00. This presentation is being provided free by Lancashire Occupatio...
by Safety
Thu Nov 04, 2021 4:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gas cylinder storage from a building
Replies: 2
Views: 158

Gas cylinder storage from a building

Hi :wave:

we have the below gas cylinders on site and need to give them 'homes'

I'm trying to find out how far from a building the cages are to be, any thoughts, or can you point me to any links or guidance

Nitrogen
Helium
Oxygen
Argon.
UN1956 - Argon mixed with O2 and CO2
Acetylene
Propane
by Safety
Wed Oct 27, 2021 6:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Days since last accident etc
Replies: 2
Views: 192

Days since last accident etc

Morning all and a happy Wednesday! .cheers My place is doing really well since I started the job back in Jan 21, this has never happened before so I must be doing something right! .salut Today we celebrate: 10 days since our last accident 63 days since out last reportable accident 16 days since out ...
by Safety
Tue Oct 26, 2021 9:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Permits
Replies: 2
Views: 156

Re: Permits

Agggg I now only need a general work permit template if anyone has one of those
by Safety
Tue Oct 26, 2021 9:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Permits
Replies: 2
Views: 156

Re: Permits

Sorted now thanks
by Safety
Tue Oct 26, 2021 8:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Permits
Replies: 2
Views: 156

Permits

Hi all,

doe anyone have any permit templates they would like to share with me, Im in the process of reviewing ours and I don't want to have to start from scratch if possible.
by Safety
Mon Oct 25, 2021 4:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help......
Replies: 2
Views: 179

Re: Help......

Hi, :wave: I ended up choosing Velosity for EHS and OneLook for ePermit. Velosity has the modules one being accident/incident reporting, so I was intending to work through the modules from implementation to training to going live. Getting people on board and using the system correctly will take time...
by Safety
Mon Oct 25, 2021 11:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Safety of women - travelling to and from work
Replies: 9
Views: 597

Re: Safety of women - travelling to and from work

I agree with Blackstone, H&S at Work is at Work, travelling too and from if its not on company business isn't.
We need to be mindful about providing any type of alarm equipment, what happens if it doesn't work and the company supplied it?

Mobile phones and 999.

 

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