Safety

Hot works permit procedure

Safety – Hot work permit format

Hot works procedure: Here’s what’s required About hot works Hot works are commonplace on many work sites around the world, and they serve an integral role in moving projects forward and making many construction and industrial processes possible. Hot work…

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Excavation hazards and control measures

Safety – Excavation hazards and control measures: How to reduce your risks

Excavation hazards and control measures: How to reduce your excavation risks What hazards do excavations carry? Excavations are one of the most common activities to take place on construction and industrial sites. Some form of excavation is typical on every…

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Methods of hazard identification and risk assessment

Safety – Proven methods of hazard identification and risk assessment

10 Proven methods for hazard identification and risk assessment What role do hazard identification and risk assessment play in project management? Hazard identification and risk assessments form the basis of proactive project safety and prevention. The two safety jobs combine…

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Safety – Incident investigation report sample

Incident investigation report sample – and what else you need to know What is an incident investigation report? An incident investigation report is a report which is created and completed when an incident takes place. The incident investigation report is…

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Safety – The definition of hazard identification – and how to better manage hazards

The definition of hazard identification – and how you can better identify hazards The definition of a hazard In order to define what hazard identification is, we should start by defining what a hazard is: A hazard is a source…

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Types of hazardous waste

Enviro – Types of hazardous waste: a complete summary

Types of hazardous waste you need to be aware of What is hazardous waste? Hazardous waste has two components to it. It must be a) considered waste and b) considered hazardous (surprise surprise). Waste is a pretty common and well…

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Hazardous chemicals examples

Safety – Hazardous chemicals examples

Hazardous chemicals examples What is a hazardous chemical? It can sometimes be tricky to know exactly what a hazardous chemical is, because there is no exact formula or science. At a high level, hazardous chemicals are substances which can cause…

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Near miss reporting format

Safety – Here’s the right near miss reporting format for you

The right near miss reporting format for you What is a near miss report used for? A near miss is defined as: An unplanned event that did not result in injury, illness or damage – but had the potential to…

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Excavation permits and procedures: What you need to know

Excavation permit format: What you need to know to get it right The right excavation procedure and format Site excavation is serious business. Excavators and the act of excavating carries incredibly high risk associated with the general use of some…

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