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Site Manager - Instant COSHH Compliance For All Your Sites

Posted by Gary Fage on 26-Apr-2015 11:26:00

JANGRO LAUNCHES FREE ONLINE COMPLIANCE RESOURCE 

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Topics: COSHH, COSHH Compliance Software, Jangro Site Manager

CLP - Changes to Cleaning Product Labelling and the effects on COSHH

Posted by Gary Fage on 02-Mar-2015 06:01:00

From 1st June 2015 all cleaning products will be labelled under the new Globally Harmonised System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS). It is implemented in the EU via the Classification, Labelling and Packaging Regulation (CLP Regulations), where previously chemical products were regulated in the UK under CHIP.

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Topics: COSHH

Read the Cleaners Guide to COSHH with a Free PowerPoint Download

Posted by Gary Fage on 30-Aug-2014 08:23:00

As the provider of Janitorial Products we have put together some information and a short Power Point presentation free download, to help our customers better understand their duties and responsibilities in relation to the safe use of cleaning products and to help them comply with regulations, and particularly chemical risk assessmentss.

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Topics: Health & Safety, COSHH

COSHH PowerPoint Presentation Download

Posted by Gary Fage on 01-May-2013 08:14:00

As the provider of Janitorial Products we felt is was important to put together some information and a short Power Point presentation, to help your staff better understand their duties and responsibilities in relation to the safe use of cleaning products and to help them comply with COSHH.

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Topics: Health & Safety, COSHH

COSHH Made Easy - Part 3 The Risk Assessment

Posted by Gary Fage on 24-Mar-2012 17:37:00

The COSHH Risk Assessment
From the information contained in the Safety Data Sheet, managers must undertake an assessment in relation to the risks associated with the individual product in their particular work situation. A model risk assessment for Jangro Toilet Descaler has been handed out. Like all Jangro model risk assessments this is intended to be a guide only. A true risk assessment for a product needs to be personal to you, written to reflect the products use by you in your working environment.
Each individual aspect of its use must be assessed from its arrival on site through its usage, until it is ultimately disposed of. The areas we cover in our own assessments are:

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Topics: Health & Safety, COSHH

COSHH Made Easy - Part 2 Safety Data Sheets

Posted by Gary Fage on 17-Mar-2012 07:14:00

The Safety Data Sheet

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Topics: Health & Safety, COSHH

COSHH Made Easy - Part 1

Posted by Gary Fage on 13-Mar-2012 06:27:00

As the provider of Janitorial Products we have put together some information and a short Power Point presentation, to help staff better understand their duties and responsibilities in relation to the safe use of cleaning products and to help them comply with COSHH.

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Topics: Health & Safety, COSHH

COSHH Risk Assessment - What You Need To Know

Posted by Gary Fage on 14-Jul-2011 15:30:00

Using chemicals or other hazardous substances at work can put people’s health at risk. So the law requires employers to control exposure to hazardous substances to prevent ill health. The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) Regulations deal with the control measures associated with all substances within the workplace that could present a hazard to operatives and other users of the building.

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Topics: COSHH, risk assessment

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Gary has over 30 years experience in the UK Cleaning Industry and is managing director of Janitorial Express, a director of the Jangro Group and vice chairman of the Hill Club the UK's premeire cleaning industry networking club.

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