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Health and Safety Consultants in Manufacturing Process and Engineering Industries
Health and Safety Consultants in Manufacturing Process and Engineering Industries
The Facts

The UK manufacturing sector comprises a range of diverse industries and employs over 3.2 million workers. In 2007/8 it reported over 25,900 work related injuries to HSE. This includes over 5200 major injuries of which 35 were fatalities.

This sector is vast and includes the following:
  • Ceramics
  • Cement
  • Engineering
  • Glass & Glazing
  • Heavy clay & bricks
  • Laundries & dry cleaning
  • Leather & footwear
  • Molten metals
  • Motor vehicle repair
  • Waste & recycling
  • Wood working
  • Paper
  • Plastic
  • Printing
  • Quarries
  • Refractories
  • Rubber
  • Stonemasonry
  • Surface engineering
  • Textiles

The Health and Safety Key Issues

    The Key issues:
  • Lack of risk assessment in all areas
  • Failure to close the loop on improvements
  • Negative safety culture
  • Lack of management leadership
    Main hazards:
  • Manual handling / musculo-skeletal injury
  • Falls from heights
  • Transport
  • Slips and trips
  • Contact with moving objects
Health and Safety Consultants in Manufacturing Process and Engineering Industries
Let Greenyear Help
  • Risk assessments and management programmes
  • Workplace inspection and assessment
  • Fire management
  • Bespoke procedures
  • Cultural change programme to Zero accidents
  • Injury campaigns
  • Raising H&S awareness
  • H&S Training
  • Improvement plans
  • Operator - Machine interface assessments
  • H&S Management outsource let us take the reins and get results