Most accidents involving abrasive wheels are caused either because the wrong type of abrasive wheel is being used and /or the abrasive wheel being used has been incorrectly fitted. The use of abrasive wheels has been the subject of much case law and specific legislation over the years, and is now covered by the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998, and British Standards.
Asbestos Awareness is a mandatory training requirement under Regulation 10 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations for all those who are exposed or liable to be exposed to Asbestos, or those who supervise or manage employees who are exposed or liable to be exposed.*
The First Aid at Work training course provides the necessary set of practical skills needed by first aiders in the majority of workplaces to become a confident first aider at work. Giving delegates both the skills and knowledge to deal with first aid emergencies.
This course is broadly based on the requirements of an approved course on fire safety set at Level 2 on the National Qualifications Framework. All employers have a legal obligation (under Article 18(1) of the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005) to appoint one or more “competent persons” to help him discharge his duties in respect of fire safety.