Hazard is a word that you hear a lot when discussing health and safety.
It can cover a wide variety of things; let’s cover this in more detail so you know what to do with the hazards in your workplace.
What is a hazard?
A hazard is something that has the potential to cause:
Hazards generally fall into six broad categories:
Some common hazards found in the workplace include:
Some hazards are easier to identify that others. Hazards that are more difficult to spot include noise, radiation and stress.
How can I control hazards in my workplace?
Hazards come in many different forms, and they all require different control measures and procedures depending on the hazard.
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