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by PaulDonaldson
Tue Mar 19, 2019 1:09 pm
Forum: NEBOSH Certificate
Topic: Tips, advice oh and hello again....
Replies: 6
Views: 2587

Re: Tips, advice oh and hello again....

Hi CAD My question for your line manager is why would he put you on the certificate course when you are already studying a higher qualification? Surely he should be supporting you in your current studies rather than embarking on a lesser qualification. However as you are having to go through with th...
by PaulDonaldson
Tue Mar 19, 2019 8:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Ladder safety
Replies: 8
Views: 2311

Re: Ladder safety

It looks a bit complicated in my view. If you already have the correct equipment then why? Oh and couldnt you just buy a bigger set of steps?
Health and Safety for Beginners Directory
by PaulDonaldson
Tue Mar 19, 2019 8:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Garbage H&S Policy....??
Replies: 4
Views: 1336

Re: Garbage H&S Policy....??

Very like the one on the HSE website but at least its free!
by PaulDonaldson
Wed Mar 13, 2019 8:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Responsible Person Legionella course
Replies: 5
Views: 1447

Re: Responsible Person Legionella course

Scott
Let me check, one of my clients did an inhouse course for their staff who deal with the legionella issues. Ill see if I can get hold of it.
Paul
by PaulDonaldson
Wed Mar 13, 2019 8:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Exoskeletons
Replies: 6
Views: 1589

Re: Exoskeletons

Augmenting human capability offers scope for significant safety, health and wellbeing benefits for our people working in the field, some of whom are involved in physically demanding, repetitive activities over extended periods of time,” said Executive Director, John Edwards. “The benefits of this we...
by PaulDonaldson
Thu Mar 07, 2019 3:19 pm
Forum: NEBOSH Certificate
Topic: How did your NEBOSH exams go today?
Replies: 2
Views: 2352

Re: How did your NEBOSH exams go today?

To be honest I thought the first paper was one of the more difficult ones and the afternoon quite fair, but then again it just depends on how well you had studied!
by PaulDonaldson
Mon Mar 04, 2019 8:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 8 marks for outline question, how many points?
Replies: 5
Views: 1386

Re: 8 marks for outline question, how many points?

Hi and welcome aboard from me too. If the question is asking for 8 marks then they are looking for 8 points. Remember your outline is a brief description of what is being asked ie outline four kitchen appliances: Answer Microwave - heats food rapidly using short length radio waves Toaster - Accommod...
by PaulDonaldson
Tue Feb 19, 2019 8:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: PPE - Safety Boots
Replies: 17
Views: 4752

Re: PPE - Safety Boots

Just a quick one on this. This comes up quite a lot on my travels so I spoke to a very nice HSE Inspector about it. He told me that the financial offer complies with the letter of the law but not the spirit of the law. So if your policy states you will comply with the letter and the spirit of the la...
by PaulDonaldson
Thu Feb 14, 2019 12:51 pm
Forum: The Law Forum
Topic: Common / statue law
Replies: 7
Views: 3664

Re: Commom / statue law

Hi Becky and welcome along. Common Law in Scotland is used extensively in criminal cases such as theft, breach of the peace and assault. Cant speak for England im afraid.
Paul
by PaulDonaldson
Thu Dec 06, 2018 8:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Whoopsie - Made a COSHH Trainer walk out.
Replies: 19
Views: 5150

Re: Whoopsie - Made a COSHH Trainer walk out.

Sorry for joining this party late, I remember having a conversation with an HSE inspector who quite clearly stated that if you had the old symbols on your COSHH assessment(not the MSDS!!!) it would very likely attract an improvement notice. That being the case your trainer needs to be re-educated. Y...
by PaulDonaldson
Tue Nov 20, 2018 1:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Multi platform report application
Replies: 7
Views: 1990

Re: Multi platform report application

The pictures come out full size at the end of the report normally.
by PaulDonaldson
Thu Nov 15, 2018 1:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HSE website down?
Replies: 2
Views: 1028

Re: HSE website down?

Been down for a few days now unfortunately. Tryhttps://www.healthyworkinglives.scot/Pages/default.aspx they have a lot of good info on the subject

 

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