Health Risk Assessments

A health risk assessment (HRA) is a health questionnaire, used to provide individuals with an evaluation of their health risks and quality of life.

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) will protect the user against health or safety risks at work. It includes items such as safety helmets, gloves, eye protection, high-visibility clothing, safety footwear and safety harnesses. It also includes respiratory protective equipment (RPE).

Hazardous Chemical Substances Sampling

Personal and ambient air monitoring will carried out to establish exposure levels of various Hazardous Chemical Substances.

All Sampling will be performed using accredited and validated methods for sampling and analysis.

Legal requirement and relevant standards

Regulations for Hazardous Chemical Substances R1179:1995.

HSG 173: Monitoring Strategies for Toxic Substances

Supplementary documents:

  • NIOSH Manual of Analytical Techniques
  • OSHA Index of Sampling and Analytical Methods
  • AIHA: A Strategy for Assessing and Managing Occupational Exposures
  • HSE Methods for the Determination of Hazardous Substances ( MDHS 14/4)