Resources

Woods Practical Guide to Fan Engineering

Everyone talks about this book and there are second hand copies available at reasonable prices on the Internet from such places as eBay and Amazon.  First published in 1952 (my own copy is 1969 and was £5 off eBay!)) it appears …

HSE EH38 Ozone Health Hazards and Control Measures

This guidance is primarily aimed at employers and managers of people exposed to ozone in the course of their work. Other groups, such as employees and health and safety professionals, will also find the guidance useful. It draws attention to …

HSE COSHH ESSENTIALS IN FOUNDRIES: SILICA

The HSE – COSHH essentials in quarries: Foundries: COSHH Essentials sets out basic advice on what to do to control exposure to hazardous substances in the workplace. It takes the form of straightforward advice in ‘factsheets’ called ‘control guidance sheets’. …

HSE CoSHH essentials in quarries: Silica

The HSE – COSHH essentials in quarries: Silica: COSHH Essentials sets out basic advice on what to do to control exposure to hazardous substances in the workplace. It takes the form of straightforward advice in ‘factsheets’ called ‘control guidance sheets’. …

HSE G214 Weighing Solids

This HSE CoSHH Essentials Guidance sheet provides good practice advice on weighing medium quantities of solids. It describes the key points you need to follow to help reduce exposure to an adequate level. The guidance sheet can be downloaded here: …

HSE G206 Sack Filling

This HSE CoSHH Essentials guidance sheet provides good practice advice on sack and bag filling, and can be applied to tasks involving medium quantities of solids. It describes the key points you need to follow to help reduce exposure to …

HSE G203 Ventilated Workbenches

This HSE CoSHH Essentials guidance sheet provides good practice advice on using a ventilated workbench with underbench extraction. It can be applied to a range of tasks involving small-scale use of solids or liquids, eg cleaning or applying adhesives. It …

HSE G201 Laminar Flow Booths

This HSE CoSHH Essentials guidance sheet provides advice on good practice for using a laminar flow booth. It can be applied to many medium-scale tasks using solids or liquids, eg weighing or mixing. It describes the key points you need to …

HSE CG201 Fume Cupboards

CoSHH Essentials guidance sheet produced by HSE providing advice on Fume Cupboards; their Design, Maintenance and TExTs.  Also covers operator Training and PPE issues.   The leaflet can be downloaded here: HSE CG201 Fume Cupboards

HSE SR14 Vehicle Exhaust Fumes in Warehouses, Garages etc

This HSE Guidance leaflet describes good practice using gas scavenging of fumes from stationary vehicles. It covers the points to be followed in order to reduce exposure to an adequate level. The leaflet can be downloaded here:  HSE SR14 Vehicle Exhaust Fumes