Month: June 2015

Extraction and Safe Ventilation of Welding Fumes

Are you removing fumes safely away during welding? The fumes produced when welding takes place in the environment are sustantially hazardous to a person’s health, as the Health and Safety Executive have previously remarked; “Studies have shown there is a link between welding and respiratory ill health.” “Breathing in...

Wood Waste and Dust Extraction – are your employees protected?

Wood Dust “Wood dust can cause serious health problems. It can cause asthma, which carpenters and joiners are four times more likely to get compared with other UK workers. The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) Regulations 2002 require that you protect workers from the hazards of wood...