Businesses are being warned to make sure their staff are safe when working with metalworking fluids or coolants. Manufacturing businesses should implement control measures and carry out health surveillance checks with occupational health professionals.
Vision really matters. Sight is the sense people fear losing the most, yet many of us don’t know how to look after our eyes – National Eye Health Week aims to change all that!
HSE Inspectors will be visiting woodworking businesses across Great Britain to ensure duty holders know the risks associated with woodworking and have effective controls in place to keep workers safe and protect their respiratory health.
It was found Trainee students are not submitting Health Screening Questionnaires on time or unaware they are required for their pre-employment records.
Safewell provided Lung Function Testing for an Electronics Company in Calne.
What is the Coronavirus? What can we do about it? Find out more and read about WHO’s standard recommendations to reduce exposure and transmission.
Audio and Hand arm vibration medicals for an energy solutions company in Swindon.
A continuation of the Safewell article “Are welding fumes cancerous?” article: the HSE has issued further guidelines on Pneumonia vaccinations to help prevent and control exposure to welding fumes and related respiratory conditions.
The most common problem associated with dust in the workplace arises from dust-related illnesses which have been found to be one of the major killers in the UK when it comes to occupational health.
H.A.V.S – Hand-arm vibration syndrome, is caused by occupational exposure to vibrating hand tools: know the facts.
A self-employed construction worker wasn’t allowed access to a construction site without a safety critical medical certification being completed.
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