The British Safety Council is holding a series of free health, safety and environmental seminars at the Health & Safety North show at the Reebok Stadium in Bolton in October 2012.
The free seminars provide an update on key developments concerning health, safety and environmental policy, law and management. They are delivered by expert speakers at the cutting edge of health and safety. The topics range from key health and safety policy, management and legal updates to sessions on leadership, competence and workforce involvement.
The event is to be held at the Reebok Stadium, Bumden Way, Bolton, BL6 6JW on 10th and 11th October 2012, opening from 9.00 a.m. until 16.00 p.m. The seminars cover all aspects of Health and Safety and an asbestos related topic is to be delivered by Jennifer Raymond of 3M Occupational Health and Environmental Safety entitled ‘Are you fit enough?….A practical guide to Fit Testing and Competency’ scheduled for 10th October 2012 at 9.10 a.m.
Other seminars include: ‘Health and safety – looking back at landmark judgments’; ‘Climate change and business resilience leadership in the context of occupational health and safety’ and; ‘Designing and delivering high impact health and safety communication campaigns. Please visit the following link for further information and to book your free place:
Face fit testing is a method for checking that they are wearing a facepiece which matches the wearer’s facial features and seals adequately to the wearer’s face. An inadequate fit will significantly reduce the protection provided to the wearer, even though the user is wearing a respirator correctly selected for the given application. The need for an employer to protect employees from the inhalation of hazardous substances, including asbestos fibres, is stated in The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) 2002.
Armco offers a first class face fitting service at a competitive price, either at your premises or here at our premises in Bury, Greater Manchester. Contact the Armco office on 0161 761 4424 for further information and a quote.Published Jun 07, 2012