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CAN Case Study
This CAN case study highlights the importance of getting your HAVS risk management strategy right for each individual circumstance. CAN (part of RSK Group) was
Don’t assume battery powered tools emit lower vibration levels
There is a common assumption that battery powered tools emit lower vibration levels than traditionally-powered tools. And you can see why – less moving parts
Reducing the Risk of HAVS – An Employers Guide
Under the Control of Vibration at Work Regulations all employers must be reducing the risk of HAVS for their employees. This means the risk from
HAVSPRO showcases their unique solution at The Health & Safety Event 2023
SIXIS Technology are showcasing their unique HAVS risk management solution, HAVSPRO, on stand 3/J50, with on-tool demonstrations of its capabilities at The Health & Safety
Hand arm vibration syndrome: How to protect your staff and business
The Health & Safety Executive enforce the Control of Vibration at Work Regulations 2005, which aims to protect against hand arm vibration syndrome (HAVS) and
Assumed Vibration Data or Continuous Measuring and Monitoring?
When conducting your HAVS risk assessments, there are 2 main pieces of information that are used to assess risk: vibration magnitude and exposure time. Typically,
6 Reasons to Make HAVS Management a Priority in 2023
2023 will see many demands being made of your Health and Safety resources, not least HAVS (hand arm vibration syndrome) risk management. Here are the
Latest HAVS Statistics
In November 2022, the HSE released the first complete set of health and safety statistics since the pandemic. Included was a full breakdown of the
HAVS Risk Management: A proactive or reactive strategy?
“Prevention is better than cure” or in this case (as cure is not possible with HAVS) it should be “prevention is better than (legal) defence.
HAVS health surveillance for Occupational Health Professionals
It is the responsibility of Occupational Health Professionals to manage the HAVS health surveillance programme within organisations where the risk of vibration exposure needs to
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If you’d like to know more about HAVS continuous measuring and monitoring technology and discover how HAVSPRO works, download our brochure.
HAVSPRO monitors vibration levels accurately and triggers alerts to protect your staff and organisation against the risks of HAVS and WBV (whole body vibration).
HAVSPRO then collates all this data and creates customisable reports to help you prevent overexposure.
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The HAVSPRO system is a complete vibration management system giving you the ability to confidently reduce the risk of vibration exposure – protect your people and your business
Up-To-Date HAVS Information
The biggest HAVS News will normally come as a result of a HSE prosecution for not adhering to the Control of Vibration at Work 2005 regulations.
These regulations state that all businesses must ensure that the risks from vibration are controlled. They must also provide information, instruction and training to employees on the risk and the actions being taken to control risk. Plus, they should provide suitable health surveillance for anyone who is identified as at risk from the effects of vibration exposure.
The HSE will prosecute companies that do not operate within these regulations. If convicted, companies will be liable for fines, legal costs and compensation claims.
Find out more about the costs of not adhering to these regulations in our HAVS News story: The true cost of HAVS mismanagement