26. HEALTH & SAFETY IN THE MOTOR TRADE (1 day)
For Senior Managers, General Managers, DP's, Sales, Service and Parts Managers who are required by law to adhere to the various statutory laws regarding Health and Safety and Welfare of Staff at work.
AIMS OF THE PROGRAMME
To Ensure Managers Understand Their Obligations And Duties Under The Various And Related Health And Safety Acts.
To Equip Managers With The Know How So As To Create A Safer Working Environment.
To Make Managers Aware Of The Reporting Duties They Have Under Health And Safety Laws.
To Ensure An Awareness Of The Key Areas Covered In Health & Safety Are Gained.
THE MAIN THEMES THAT WILL BE COVERED ARE:-
H&SAWA - The Health & Safety At Work Act - 1974 Regulations
Other Legislation COSSH, Fire Safety Reg's
, Noise At Work Regs
, Manual Handling Reg's
, Electricity Regs
, First Aid At Work Regs
, Display Screen Regs,
The Powers Of
How Health And Safety Laws Are Made
Consequences & Additional Consequences Of Failing In Your Duties
The Main Duties Of The Employer
The Main Duties Of The Employee
Offences Due To The Fault Of Other Person
Health And Safety Competency
Safety Policies and Monitoring
Risk Assessments (Hazards And Risk)
Duties To Carry Out H & S Assessments
How To Assess And Eliminate Or Reduce Risk
Machinery Safe Systems Of Work
Personal Safe Systems Of Work
Personal Protective Equipment
Manual Handling Regulations and Requirements
Six Steps To Safe Handling
Housekeeping for Health & Safety
The Causes Of Accidents
'Hendrich's Domino' Theory
'Birds Management' Theory & 'Bird's Triangle'
Consequences Of An Accident
Accident & Incident Control
Hazardous Substance Control
Control Of Contractors