Sectors

Steel, Fabrication & Metal Work

We have decades of experience in the steel, fabrication and metal working industries.

Our experts have worked in steel, foundries, fabrication and metal working businesses for many years.  They understand the specific Occupational Hygiene and Safety issues that you face.

We can assess your current situation, review your policies and procedures and highlight possible concerns.  We will work with you to develop a clear, straightforward and practical plan that will make sure you provide a healthy and safe working environment for your employees and comply with internal and regulatory standards.

We have particular Occupational Hygiene expertise in steel, fabrication and metal work.

Please contact Rosie McKay for a copy of our capability statement.

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Taking a robust approach to health and safety will allow you to increase staff productivity, prevent occupational disease, and help to prevent incidents that may lead to possible reputational damage or compensation claims.

Our experience provides us with a unique insight that enables us to ensure that policies and practices are in line with current regulations and provide effective evidence of compliance in the event of future legal action.

The areas we can help you with include:

  • Personal air monitoring for COSHH compliance e.g. electroplating, galvanisation and other coatings
  • Management of chemical and physical hazards including dust, fume, noise and vibration
  • Noise surveys and personal monitoring
  • HAVS surveys
  • LEV examination and testing
  • Heat stress and thermal surveys
  • Focused risk assessments (manual handling, COSHH, DSEAR, fire, asbestos, lead)
  • Process reviews
  • Electromagnetic field surveys
  • Welding risk assessments
  • Control measure selection advice
  • Access to competent advice
  • Sector specific advice and guidance for the steel industry
  • Providing sector-specific health and safety training for staff at all levels

Our team includes Fit2Fit accredited face fit-testers who can help with queries relating to Respiratory Protective Equipment (RPE) and fit-testing.

What should you do next?

If you would like to speak to our steel, fabrication and metal work expert, Rosie McKay, please contact her by phone on 01302 499055, email rosiemckay@pragmaandassociates.co.uk or use our contact us form for a free initial consultation.