COSHHAssessments www.SafetyServicesDirect.com 2 Construction COSHH Assessments This presentation has been prepared to provide users and potential purchasers of the Construction COSHH Assessments software with a brief overview of the product and the benefits it offers
COSHHAssessments www.SafetyServicesDirect.com 3 Overview Construction COSHH Assessments The Construction COSHH Assessments package has been specifically designed to assist builders, contractors and others to comply with their duties under UK Health & Safety Law, and specifically the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002 (as amended 2004) The software has been written by practising engineers and safety professionals who have a detailed understanding and knowledge of both the construction industry and Health & Safety legislation
COSHHAssessments www.SafetyServicesDirect.com 4 Application and Use Construction COSHH Assessments The Construction COSHH Assessments package can be used by builders, contractors, site managers, site agents, engineers, projects managers and others responsible for the management and coordination of site safety matters The package is provide in MS Word format and enables COSHH Risk Assessments to be prepared quickly and efficiently in a professional and cost effective manner, this allows the hazards to be identified and the control measures specified and communicated to those at risk
COSHHAssessments www.SafetyServicesDirect.com 5 What does it do? The software provides: A detailed COSHH Policy and Procedures document Guidance on the COSHH assessment process and legislative requirements Structured templates on which COSHH Assessments may be completed 40 editable Preliminary Completed Generic COSHH Assessments which can be used or adapted for specific activities Notes on additional sources of information A health surveillance form
COSHHAssessments www.SafetyServicesDirect.com 7 HSE Construction Blitz As most in the construction industry are aware, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) have recently undertaken a number of high profile audits and inspections of construction sites The June 2003 blitz stopped work on 332 sites due to unsafe working practices (improvement notices were also served on another 75!) Occupational ill health issues such as dermatitis are key areas being targeted by the HSE
COSHHAssessments www.SafetyServicesDirect.com 8 Ensuring Compliance Construction COSHH Assessments The Construction COSHH Assessments package can help to control and manage your employees exposure to hazardous substances through the elimination of hazards and the implementation of appropriate control measures Furthermore the COSHH Assessment Forms are structured in a format suitable for distribution and easy communication to site operatives as part of their safe system of work
COSHHAssessments www.SafetyServicesDirect.com 9 Features & Benefits Construction COSHH Assessments The following slides provide more information on the key features and modules of the Construction COSHH Assessments package Whilst we have not included all of the features contained within the pack, we feel that the following slides provide a comprehensive overview of the product and its features The only computer skills you need to operate the software is to know how to point a mouse, click the mouse buttons and use the keyboard to type in text
COSHHAssessments www.SafetyServicesDirect.com 10 THIS SLIDE ILLUSTRATES THE FORMAT OF THE FIRST PAGE OF THE STANDARD COSHH ASSESSMENT FORM All the COSHH Assessment forms are provided in Microsoft Word format for ease of editing
COSHHAssessments www.SafetyServicesDirect.com 11 THIS SLIDE ILLUSTRATES THE FORMAT OF THE SECOND PAGE OF THE STANDARD COSHH ASSESSMENT FORM
COSHHAssessments www.SafetyServicesDirect.com 12 Comprehensive Guidance Construction COSHH Assessments The Construction COSHH Assessments package also includes comprehensive guidance on: Why COSHH Assessments are required What the legal requirements are When to carry out a COSHH Assessments Who should carry out COSHH Assessments How to carry out a COSHH Assessment (Step by step) The package also contains a COSHH Assessment Briefing Record so that a formal register of staff briefings can be retained
COSHHAssessments www.SafetyServicesDirect.com 13 In addition to the comprehensive COSHH Policy & Guidance Manual and the 40 Preliminary Completed COSHH Assessments which have been prepared for the key products used in the building and construction industries, the package also contains a wide variety of other supporting information.
COSHHAssessments www.SafetyServicesDirect.com 14 An example COSHH Assessment
COSHHAssessments www.SafetyServicesDirect.com 15 Computer Specifications System Requirements: Processor - Pentium III or newer Recommended 128MB RAM or higher CD ROM drive Operating system Windows 98/2000/XP Microsoft Word 97 or newer Adobe Acrobat Reader
COSHHAssessments www.SafetyServicesDirect.com 16 Pricing The price of our software is all inclusive and includes for not only the software itself, but also for ongoing technical support in the use of the software We do not charge an annual maintenance fee for the use of our software There are no hidden costs to pay!!
COSHHAssessments www.SafetyServicesDirect.com 17 How to Purchase Construction COSHH Assessments The Construction COSHH Assessments software may be purchased from our online shop by logging onto: www.SafetyServicesDirect.com As you proceed through the checkout you will be asked if you want to make an online credit/debit card purchase or you may alternatively print off you order and send it to us with a cheque/postal order for the required sum. If you require any further information, please email us on: info@SafetyServicesDirect.com
COSHHAssessments www.SafetyServicesDirect.com 18 Thank You For Your Interest