Vibration

INTRODUCTION

This is a half day course designed by Bill Rogerson Safety Services Ltd to aid employees who regularly use tools and equipment which have a high degree of vibration.

The course will cover the following elements:

  • Legislation
    • The Control of Vibration at Work Regulations 2005
  • Identifying high-vibration machines and tools
    • Assessing and controlling the risks
    • Choosing the correct tools for the task
  • Health hazards
    • Vibration white finger
    • Hand-arm vibration syndrome
  • Protection against vibration
    • Suitable gloves
    • Regular breaks

ASSESSMENT

Delegates will be required to answer a question paper at the end of the course.

On successful completion of the course delegates will be issued with a Bill Rogerson Safety Services Ltd Training Certificate