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Environmental Management in the United Kingdom - Free Information, Resources & Links by EHSO

Environmental Management in the United Kingdom - Free Information, Resources & Links by EHSO

United Kingdom: Free Environmental Management Guides, Leaflets and Publications

Here are links to sources of free environmental information for and about the United Kingdom (Great Britain).  These publications are mostly produced by the UK government. See this pages for Operational guidance (used by HSE's Inspectors when undertaking inspections, investigations, permissioning and enforcing.) And this MDHS guide - Good practice in the use of hazardous substances.

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Health and Safety in the workplace information for Britain

Top ten leaflets

bullet Five steps to risk assessment bullet Health and safety regs bullet Working with VDUs bullet Health and safety law bullet An introduction to health and safety bullet A short guide to the Personal Protective Equipment at Work Regulations 1992 bullet COSHH, A brief guide to the regs bullet The Work at Height Regs 2005 a brief guide bullet Getting to grips with manual handling

A

bulletAccidents[2] bulletAgriculture[3] bulletAirports[4] bulletAsbestos[5]

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B

bullet Benchmarking[6] PDF [810kb] bulletBiocides[7] bulletBiotechnology[8] (includes Genetically Modified Organisms)

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C

bulletCatering[9] bulletCeramics[10] bulletChemicals[11] bulletColour vision examination [12] bulletComputers[13] bullet Confined Spaces[14] PDF [39kb] bulletConstruction[15] bulletControl of Major Accident Hazards[16] (COMAH)

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D

bulletDangerous Pathogens[17] bulletDiesel Engine Exhaust Emissions[18] bullet Display Screen Equipment[19] (DSE) PDF[740kb] bulletDiving[20] bulletDocks[21] bulletDriving[22]

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E

bulletEducation[23] bulletElectrical / Electronics[24] bulletEnforcement[25] bulletEngineering[26] bulletEntertainment and Leisure[27] bulletErgonomics[28]

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F

bulletFalls from Height[29] bulletFire and Explosion[30] bulletFirst-Aid[31] bulletFood and Drink[32] bulletForestry[33] bulletFoundries[34]

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G

bulletGas Safety[35] bulletGlass Industry[36] bulletGuidance notes [37]

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H

bulletHaulage[38] (See also Workplace transport) bulletHealth and Safety Regulations[39] (See Regulations) bulletHealth Services[40] bullet Homeworking[41] PDF [91kb] bullet Homeworking talking leaflet [MP3 audio 7.4mb][42]

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I

bulletInfections at work [43]

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J

bullet Jobs to die for - MISC471[44] PDF [380kb]

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L

bullet Lead[45] PDF [22kb] bulletLegionella[46] bulletLegislation[47] (See Regulations) bulletLifting Operations[48] bulletLone Working[49]

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M

bulletMachinery safety[50] (See Work Equipment) bulletManaging Health and Safety[51] bulletManual Handling[52] bulletMetals[53] (See also, chemicals, foundries and engineering) bulletMethods for the Determination of Hazardous Substances[54] (MDHS) bullet Migrant workers - Working in the UK from overseas? PDF [152kb] [55] bulletMines and Quarries[56] bulletMotor Industry[57]

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N

bullet Nanotechnology PDF [21kb][58] bulletNoise[59]

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O

bulletOccupational Health[60] bulletOffice Work[61] bulletOffshore[62]

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P

bulletPaper and Board[63] bulletPersonal Protective Equipment[64] (PPE) bulletPesticides[65] bulletPlastics Industry[66] bulletPressure Systems[67] bulletPrinting[68] bulletProvision and Use of Work Equipment[69] (PUWER) (See Work Equipment)

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R

bulletRadiation[70] bulletRegulations[71] bulletRepetitive Strain Injuries[72] (RSI) bulletRisk Assessment[73] bulletRoad Safety[74] bulletRubber[75]

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S

bulletSafety Management[76] (See Managing health and safety) bulletSafety Signs and Signals[77] bulletSewage[78] bulletSilica[79] bulletSkin at work[80] bulletSlips, Trips and Falls[81] bulletSmall Firms[82] bulletStress[83]

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T

bulletTalking leaflets[84] bulletTextiles[85] bulletTidal Estuaries[86] bulletTraining[87] (See Managing health and safety) bulletTransport[88]

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U

bulletUpper Limb Disorders[89]

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V

bulletVehicles[90] bulletVibration[91] bulletViolence to Staff[92] bullet Visual Display Units (VDUs)[93] (See Display Screen Equipment) PDF [740kb]

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W

bullet Waste Industry[94] bulletWater (Working Near)[95] bulletWindow cleaners[96] (see falls from height) bulletWoodworking[97] bulletWork Equipment[98] bulletWorkplace Health Safety and Welfare[99] bulletWorkplace Transport[100] (See also Haulage) bulletWork Related Upper Limb Disorders[101] (WRULD)

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Y

bulletYoung People[102] (see Education)

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Z

bulletZoonoses