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HAV Control | How do we accurately identify the real cause of the risk?

HAV Control | How do we accurately identify the real cause of the risk?   The HAV Control Regulations require employers to: To protect employees, and to comply with the Control of Vibration at Work Regulations 2005 Employers need to assess the risks from vibration and implement measures to control them. Regulation 3(4) applies to

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Employee Safety and HAVS

How Prioritising Health Benefits Your Bottom Line Making HAVS a priority in your business can have numerous positive benefits, including financial. It helps prevent costly prosecutions, streamlines tool management, and enhances brand reputation. As you’re aware, employers have a legal duty to ensure employee health and safety, you must conduct risk assessments. Failure to comply

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Without continually monitoring HAVS, how do you defend yourself in the face of litigation?

Without continually monitoring HAVS, how do you defend yourself in the face of litigation? This is the “Million Dollar” question, as without being able to prove your business has taken enough measures and the correct steps to reduce the risk to As Low As Reasonably Practicable, your business maybe left with injured workers and exposed

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Raynaud’s Awareness Month 2024

Raynaud’s Awareness Month 2024 Given that February is the national Raynaud’s Awareness Month 2024 (https://www.awarenessdays.com/awareness-days-calendar/raynauds-awareness-month-2024/)  dedicated to raising awareness of Raynaud’s Syndrome and the effects it can have, we want to reiterate the significance of appropriately managing the risks of Raynaud’s and HAVS in your organisation and eliminate the potential human toll of any mismanagement.

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The Legal Side of HAVS: Compliance and Consequences for Businesses

Every employer, no matter the size or nature of their operation, has a duty of care when it comes to the safety of their employees and must carry out accurate risk assessments. Failing to follow these legal requirements, can result in serious consequences for a business. If your business doesn’t comply with the regulations around

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