Risk Management

We take a very thorough approach to risk management; our risk assessment system is completely designed around the needs of the company and ensures that all necessary safety assessments are completed promptly with all necessary control measures put in place swiftly.

 

Principle Risk Areas

Risks Control measures
Fire Fire risk assessments, training, workplace inspections, Disaster Plan, flammable cabinets for chemicals, provision of fire fighting equipment, fire drills / evacuation, larger quantities of chemicals stored externally to factory in dedicated area.
Chemicals COSHH procedure, COSHH assessments, specialised storage, provision of spill equipment, Pollution Response Plan., training, provision of PPE, provision of local extraction wherever necessary
Machinery Risk assessment, PUWER assessment, training, provision of safe operating procedures.
Occupational Health Provision of DSE eye screening, stress policy, provision of Flu vaccinations to all personnel, company doctor, health surveillance screening where necessary.
Handling and Storage Training, provision of manual handling aids, layout.
Workplace Transport Provision of suitable equipment, trained operatives, risk assessments, workplace transport procedure, authorised persons only procedure, safe operating procedures, reversing alarms.
Contractors Procedure, Site instructions sent out when work contracted, registrations forms when on site, requirement of risk assessment and method statement prior to work being undertaken.
Noise Completion of noise surveys, noise meter allows checks to be carried out when necessary, mandatory hearing protection zones in some areas, provision of hearing protection, training and information.
Display Screen Equipment Training, provision of information, DSE assessments, eye screening tests, provision of adjustable desk equipment / chairs.
Maintenance Training, appropriately qualified operatives, permit to work system, hot works procedure, isolation procedure, PAT procedure.

 

Performance

Accident Statistics 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Reportable Fatalies 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reportable Major Injuries 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reportable lost time injuries 3 1 0 1 2 0 0 0
Reportable Diseases 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Reportable Dangerous Occurrences 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Non-reportable injuries 15 15 16 15 12 10 5 12
Near Misses 4 10 5 13 21 13 19 43
Enforcement Experience 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Prosecution under relevant statutes leading to conviction 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Prohibition Notices 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Improvement Notices 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Notices 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0