Summary and Info
These are 72 new control guidance sheets for the COSHH-essentials pack (HSG193). Following the control approach method they give guidance on industry-specific activities. They include working with hazardous substances and preparations in the motor repair industry, woodworking, rubber-making, and flour-handling sectors as well as the services and retail sector (eg beauty salons, florists, dry cleaners, car parks etc). Each sheet contains checklists for employers and employees on good practice, equipment design, training, maintenance, etc. They cover topics ranging from general cleaning activities to embalming; fume or dust control to vermin control; and ear piercing to nightclub smoke effects. The sheets can be purchased as part of the second edition of COSHH essentials: easy steps to control chemicals. Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations (HSG193) or accessed individually via the COSHH-essentials website.