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On The Line

The injury rate in the food and drink manufacturing sector is double the manufacturing sector average and the HSE estimate that 25% of these injuries are musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs). However, despite these figures, HSE’s enforcement relating to MSDs remains low.

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The Invisible Risks

Health risks do not seem to receive enough attention when it comes to managing the risk. This may be due to the fact that the consequences of exposure to some harmful agents are not often visible.

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When Glove Breaks Down

Gloves are a very good form of protection against chemical hazards, however when they fail this almost always leads to danger. It is important for anyone responsible for specifying gloves to understand the complex reasons gloves work and stop working.

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Craven Safety Services Fire Awareness & Extinguisher Training Course

At Craven Safety Services we are offering a new Fire Awareness & Extinguisher training course. This two hour course will teach candidates about the causes of fires and how to respond correctly when a fire is discovered. There will also be a hands-on demonstration of how to use fire extinguishers.

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