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  • 1,500+ Business Documents - Lift plan
    Lifting planIf you're taking charge of lifting operations, you need to draw up a written plan which identifies how the activity is going to be completed safety. This can be achieved by completing our lifting plan.    Potentially riskyCranes do a good job at making otherwise impossible jobs relatively easy, but they also introduce a risk by providing a whole host of opportunities for accidents. Many of these are potentially lethal, e.g. the crane falling over or the load being dropped. Making sure you have...
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  • 1,500+ Business Documents - Work equipment - safe system of work - abrasive wheels
    Work equipment - safe system of work - abrasive wheelTo ensure that your staff follow prescribed safe systems of work, you should use a formal procedure. This document sets out how an abrasive wheel should be used; for example, how the risks associated with moving machinery parts, blades, flying debris etc. should be managed. What to do?If you're using an abrasive wheel, you need to make sure that those involved are safe. However, you don't need overly long or complex paperwork to achieve this. To ensure that...
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  • 1,500+ Business Documents - Machinery maintenance
    Machinery maintenanceMaintaining machinery can be a hazardous activity. For example, contact could be made from moving parts as safety guards may have been removed. Left unmanaged, this could cause accidents and potentially put you on the wrong side of the law. To ensure this doesn't happen, you should complete a risk assessment for regular maintenance tasks which identifies all "significant" hazards and appropriate "reasonable" ways of reducing risks to an acceptable level.Managing the risksTo help you identify...
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  • 1,500+ Business Documents - Using a leaf blower
    Risk assessment - using a leaf blowerUsing a leaf blower can present risks to staff which, left unmanaged, could cause accidents and potentially put you on the wrong side of the law.Managing the risksTo help you identify the hazards associated with leaf blowing activities, e.g. the incorrect use of machinery, manual handling etc., and the appropriate ways of controlling them, use our example Risk Assessment - Using a Leaf Blower. It covers the generic hazards associated with this type of activity and suggests...
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  • 1,500+ Business Documents - Use of a screener
    Risk assessment - use of a screenerThere are many hazards associated with the operation of a screener that can present risks to staff. Left unmanaged, these could cause accidents and potentially put you on the wrong side of the law.Managing the risksTo help you identify the hazards associated with the use of a screener, e.g. dust and debris, conveyor belts, untrained operators etc., and the appropriate ways of controlling them, use our example Risk Assessment - Use of a Screener. It covers the generic hazards...
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  • 1,500+ Business Documents - Drilling holes into textured coatings
    Drilling holes into textured coatingsTextured coatings are usually found as a type of decorative finish to walls and ceilings. Failure to take the proper precautions when drilling into them could lead to dust, which may contain asbestos, being inhaled by staff and others. Managing the risks To help you identify the hazards associated with drilling into textured coatings or asbestos cement sheets and the appropriate ways of controlling them, use our example Risk Assessment - Drilling Holes into Textured Coatings....
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  • 1,500+ Business Documents - Safe use of pneumatic tools
    Risk assessment - safe use of pneumatic toolsUsing pneumatic tools can present risks to staff which, left unmanaged, could cause accidents and potentially put you on the wrong side of the law.Managing the risksTo help you identify the hazards associated with the use of pneumatic tools, e.g. the incorrect use of machinery, manual handling etc., and the appropriate ways of controlling them, use our example Risk Assessment - Safe Use of Pneumatic Tools. It covers the generic hazards associated with this type of...
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  • 1,500+ Business Documents - Use of a mobile jaw crusher
    Risk assessment - use of a mobile jaw crusherThere are many hazards associated with the operation of a mobile jaw crusher that can present risks to staff. Left unmanaged, these could cause accidents and potentially put you on the wrong side of the law.Managing the risksTo help you identify the hazards associated with the use of a mobile jaw crusher, e.g. dust and debris, conveyor belts, untrained operators etc., and the appropriate ways of controlling them, use our example Risk Assessment - Use of a Mobile Jaw...
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  • 1,500+ Business Documents - Use of a mobile excavator
    Risk assessment - use of a mobile excavatorThere are many hazards associated with the operation of a mobile excavator that can present risks to staff. Left unmanaged, these could cause accidents and potentially put you on the wrong side of the law.Managing the risksTo help you identify the hazards associated with the use of a mobile excavator, e.g. contact with other plant and machinery, untrained operators etc., and the appropriate ways of controlling them, use our example Risk Assessment - Use of a Mobile...
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  • 1,500+ Business Documents - Cleaning vehicles using a pressure washer
    Risk assessment - cleaning vehicles using a pressure washerUsing a pressure washer to clean vehicles can present risks to staff which, left unmanaged, could cause accidents and potentially put you on the wrong side of the law.Managing the risksTo help you identify the hazards associated with the use of a pressure washer, e.g. the incorrect use of machinery, electric shock etc., and the appropriate ways of controlling them, use our example Risk Assessment - Cleaning Vehicles Using a Pressure Washer. It covers...
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