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Technology – Background Information

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The tabs below contain links to  further information from a variety of sources: HSE, ROSPA BSI etc

The HSE has produced 2 posters on Electric Shock (2011) and Basic Advice on First Aid at Work (2011) that are appropriate for display in a Technical Education department. A discount is provided if both posters are purchased together.

HSE Electric Shock poster

HSE Basic Advice on First Aid at Work poster

Health and Safety Executive

Electrical Hazards (in Welding) (2015)

Safety Signs and Signals (2015)

New and Expectant Mothers FAQ’s (2015)

Routers and Machining Centres (2014)

Working with Solvents (2014)

Reducing Noise at Woodworking Machines (2014)

Safe Use of Work Equipment (PUWER 98)

The Workplace (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations (1992)

Facilities for Rest and to Eat Meals

Risk Assessment (2014)

Health and Safety Executive

Safe Use of Woodworking Machinery (2014)

Health and Safety Executive

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) at Work (2013)

Incident Reporting in Schools (Accidents, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences) (2013)

Wood Dust – Controlling the risks (2012)

Choosing a Welding Set? (2012)

Noise (2012)

Toxic Woods (2012)

Perception and understanding of how local exhaust ventilation (LEV) works and how effective it is: Phase 2 (2011)

Buying New Machinery (2011)

Supplying New Machinery (2011)

Oxy-Gas Welding and Brazing (2011)

Safety in the use of Abrasive Wheels (2011)

Advice for Managers (COSHH Essentials for Welding, Hot Work and Allied Processes) 2006

Accidents at Metalworking Lathes Using Emery Cloth (2004)

Safety in the Use of Abrasive Wheels (2000)

Health and Safety in Engineering Workshops (1999)

The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations (1999)

Risk Assessment in Respect of New or Expectant Mothers

British Standards Institute

PD 5304:2014 Guidance on Safe Use of Machinery (2014) £262.00 cost

BS 4163:2014 Health and Safety for Design and Technology in Educational and Similar Establishments – Code of Practice (2014)£60.00 cost

The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents

Managing Safety In Schools & Colleges (2012)

The Association for Science Education

Be Safe – Health and Safety in School Science and Technology for teachers of 3 to 12 year olds (2011)

Department for Education and Skills

Building Bulletin 81 Design and Technology Accomodation in Secondary Schools – A Design Guide (2004) *Subscription Required*

Building Bulletin 80 Science Accomodation in Secondary Schools – A Design Guide (2004)