Environmental

Two ways to create a healthy environment for the people who work at your industrial facility

Environmental Blog

Working in any type of industrial facility can take its toll on a person's health. If you would like to make more of an effort to provide the people who work at your facility with a healthy environment, the advice provided here could help you to do this. Take action immediately if your air quality consultant observes a decline in your facility's air quality. Because industrial businesses often use dozens of chemicals as well as fume-generating equipment when manufacturing their products, the people who run these businesses must have the air quality in their facilities tested regularly.

16 October 2019

5 Surprising Places to Find Asbestos

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Many people know that insulating materials used in the construction of old buildings can contain asbestos, but did you know that this dangerous material can crop up in a lot of other places? Here are a few places where you might not expect to find asbestos, but where it can be a risk: 1. Kitchen Appliances If you are still using kitchen appliances that are several decades old, you could be at risk of asbestos exposure.

7 October 2019

Fire Warden Training: Fire Safety Risk Assessment Procedure

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Fire risk assessment is a procedural evaluation of possible fire risk factors, the likelihood of a fire and potential damages. Carrying out a fire risk assessment is mandatory in virtually all commercial buildings. The evaluation needs to be carried out by a competent person with the necessary training and experience. You can choose to assess if you are qualified enough (for example, if you have taken a fire warden training course) or hire a professional to do it on your behalf.

27 September 2019