Occupation Health and Safety Training and Consultancy Services from OHSS

This entry was posted on 07 April, 2017.

Recognising potential workplace hazards and putting in measures in place via occupational health and safety training is what we are all about at OHSS. From dealing with specific threats to employee safety, such as hazardous materials to general raising awareness ... READ MORE



Chemical Safety & Exposure Monitoring - Make sure you’re compliant

This entry was posted on 04 April, 2017.

Becoming and staying compliant with chemical safety regulations is imperative to keep your workforce healthy and safe. Exposure to dangerous chemicals is entirely avoidable and it is the responsibility of the business owner to ensure that everything is being done ... READ MORE



Why choose OHSS for Occupational Hygiene Services?

This entry was posted on 28 March, 2017.

There are many reasons to consider using OHSS for your occupational hygiene services, but the first question most people will want answered is: “What exactly are Occupation Hygiene Services?” The concept of occupational hygiene refers to the ... READ MORE



Why is safely removing asbestos so important?

This entry was posted on 21 March, 2017.

Between 1940 and even as late as the 1970s, asbestos was used commonly in building as a useful material for insulation and as a fire retardant. However, not long after this, it was discovered that asbestos and in particular the fibres that it throws up into ... READ MORE



Asbestos Fibre Monitoring in 2017

This entry was posted on 07 March, 2017.

If you have worked in the construction industry at any time in the last 50 years, you will have heard of the substance known as asbestos. Once heralded as ‘the magic mineral’, it was used widely in insulation, roofing and cement and its lightweight ... READ MORE



Maintaining Good Air Quality in the Workplace

This entry was posted on 03 March, 2017.

A company’s most important assets are its workers, so it is of paramount importance that they are kept healthy and safe whilst in the workplace. One of the many aspects to consider when providing that safety, is the quality of air in the place of business, ... READ MORE



What is Vibrations Analysis / Noise Measurement?

This entry was posted on 02 March, 2017.

One aspect of health and safety in the workplace that is often overlooked is exposure to high levels of noise and/or vibration. Employees that work with heavy machinery and certain other mechanical devices can suffer from hearing loss and damage to the nervous and ... READ MORE



Types of Asbestos Surveys in Ireland

This entry was posted on 27 February, 2017.

There are two predominant kinds of asbestos survey: the Management Asbestos Surveys (MAS) and the Refurbishment/Demolition Asbestos Surveys (RDAS). First is the Management Asbestos Survey, which is a search to locate Asbestos Containing Materials within a given ... READ MORE



Trusted Asbestos Companies in Ireland

This entry was posted on 13 February, 2017.

When you suspect that there is asbestos in your home or business, you need to engage with a   properly certified professional organisation to manage the situation for you. Exposure to asbestos is the biggest occupational health hazard today, so it is ... READ MORE



Chemical Safety on Construction Sites

This entry was posted on 31 January, 2017.

Chemical safety is an important consideration on construction sites. There are also many hazards that may not be obvious, but they can still present a health hazard if they aren’t handled properly. Chemical Safety There are many chemicals that can pose a ... READ MORE







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