Site hazard boards
Many believe risk assessment and hazard identification is quite boring subject and has nothing to do with reality in real world. Some also believe it is all about documenting risk assessment form proving that risk assessment is carried out. But risk assessment is not only about creating huge amount of paperwork. RA is not new thing, now it has been taken more seriously in industry.
A Hazard is a potential source of harm or adverse health effect on a person or persons or something that is dangerous and likely to cause damage.
Few examples: working at height, electricity, busy traffic, air pollution, noise
A Risk is the possibility of something bad happening
Few examples: falling from height, electrocutions, structing by vehicle or damage to property, severe health problems, cancer, asthma, damaging hearing
Risk assessment is about identifying sensible measures to control the risks in your workplace. And the most important implement them in workplace and successfully communicate them back to your workforce.
Let’s raise employee awareness using focal RAMS boards
Industry workplaces are dynamic environments that demand constant communication, and your RAMS Board will hand you the tools to keep everybody informed. Each board is equipped with six A4 transparent pockets where you can present essential documents like Risk Assessment and Method Statements, major incident guidance and First Aid Arrangements.
To keep people updated with new hazards and risks use the magnetic whiteboard. You will be surprised how effective this is when used daily.