Driving At Work Policy – Editable

Employers have duties under health and safety law for on-the-road work activities. If you do not already have a road safety policy you may use the information below as a template, adding and taking away information as necessary. You may need to add information on carrying passengers, driving hours and towing, for example. Driving At…

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Isopropyl Alcohol Poisoning: Causes, Symptoms & Diagnosis.

Isopropyl Alcohol Poisoning: Causes, Symptoms & Diagnosis. Some of the most serious symptoms of IPA poisoning include slowed breathing, dizziness, and coma. Know the signs, keep bottles well labeled & out of the reach. 250 mL of isopropyl rubbing alcohol can be lethal when consumed. Used as an additive to WFP tanks in freezing temperatures.

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MSDS: Isopropyl Alcohol/IPA/Rubbing Alcohol/Isopropanol

MSDS: Isopropyl alcohol (IPA), also referred to as isopropanol, is a chemical that’s commonly found in rubbing alcohol, hand sanitizers, and certain cleaning products. IPA poisoning occurs when the liver is no longer able to manage the amount of IPA in the body (240ml). Ingestion of IPA may be accidental or deliberate. Used to stop…

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Isopropyl Alcohol Incident Management & Facts

Isopropyl alcohol/Isopropanol/Rubbing Alcohol is actually a common choice among individuals wishing to commit suicide. This isn’t the same kind of alcohol you are meant to drink, and it certainly has nothing to do with proof. Per UpToDate, 250 mL of isopropyl rubbing alcohol can be lethal when consumed. Used as an additive to WFP tanks…

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Changes to Ladder Standards – What it means for you?

The product standards for portable ladders are changing: BS EN 131 – the single British and European product standard covering all types of portable ladders has been substantially revised. The changes that come with this revision will help improve the safety of ladders and make buying the right ladder simpler.

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Preventing Harm To Cleaning Workers

WORKING ENVIRONMENT INFORMATION – Preventing harm to cleaning workers. Cleaning is an essential task and, when done well, it can reduce both costs to the company and the risks to workers’ safety and health by, for example. Sadly though, cleaning tasks have a bad image as it is a task associated with dirt and waste; workers are…

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