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Landscape service activities
This tool is intended for micro and small companies to conduct their occupational and safety risk assessment. A broad variety of hazards related to working outdoors is covered by the tool, including exposure to different climatic conditions (high and low temperatures, precipitation and winds, humidity, etc.), falls from height, exposure to chemical and biological hazards, as well as ergonomic aspects.
The tool enables a risk assessment in all types of storages / warehouses, indoors, but also on loading and unloading of cargo in front of the outdoor storage, it includes dealing with forklifts. The tool has been tailor made for micro and small companies but is also suitable for larger companies who have warehouses in their workspace. A broad variety of hazards are covered like mechanical hazards when handling loads and forklifts, risks related to falls from height, microclimatic and climatic conditions (outdoor conditions, air drafts) as well as ergonomic risks due to manual handling and static postures.
This tool is intended for companies providing printing services. Workplaces in these companies can be characterized by multiple risk factors such as dust, noise, working with chemicals, fire risks, ergonomic risks such as lifting and moving of heavy loads and working in awkward postures for long hours, psychosocial risks like for example tight deadlines and high work pressure, etc. The tool proposes solutions for the reduction of chemical exposure, load, noise level, improvement of fire safety, workplace health promotion and many more. These tips allow employees to be protected from accidents and occupational diseases. This tool offers practical support to improve working conditions for workers in the printing industry and comply with the legal obligation to implement a risk assessment and prevent identified risks. Using this tool can contribute to keeping workers healthy, motivated and with good workability.
Passenger water transport - Ships
The tool has been developed and published by the French Maritime Prevention Institute.
This tool is intended for wood-working companies. Typically, occupational health and safety in this sector is often associated with safe use of equipment. However, this sector is characterized by multiple other risk factors such as: noise, vibration, dust, hazardous chemicals, unfavourable temperatures, painful postures, heavy physical load etc. The tool includes tips on reduction of wood dust in the workplace, ergonomics, work equipment, personal protective equipment, etc. By following the measures proposed, the tool helps repventing workplace accidents resulting from unsafe equipment, reducing the load for the back and joints, eliminating hearing loss due to high noise levels, as well as to introducing the main principles of fire protection and much more. This tool is an easy way to improve working conditions for workers in wood working companies. Using this tool can contribute to keep your workers healthy, motivated and with good work ability.