The amount of knowledge required on the subject of health and safety is constantly growing as new and revised laws are implemented, best practice improves, guidance changes, etc. The subject range is broad and each chapter deals with a specific health and safety topic, with a practical, no-nonsencse approach. Legal requirements are covered, as is best practice, approved codes of practice and latest guidance oftern a quick reminder of an employer's key responsibilities is all that is needed and this book will provide an invaluable easy reference guide for those everyday questions. The book is aimed at everybody who needs to know something about health and safety matters, from company directors to shop-floor supervisors. It will also be an invaluable reference tool for health and safety managers, facilities managers and others.Manual handling 69 What are employers responsible for with respect to manual handling at work? 69 What are the costs of poor manual ... Hazardous substances 83 What are the COSHH Regulations 2002? 83 What does COSHH require?
|Title||:||Health and Safety Questions and Answers|
|Publisher||:||Thomas Telford - 2003-01-01|