Occupational Hygiene Services


Occupational hygiene is about the understanding of potential hazards and risks in the workplace, evaluating the associated levels of risk and putting plans in place to control potential health hazards to ensure worker health and well-being is protected.

There are many aspects to occupational hygiene services, and today the most important work we do is in determining and estimating potential or actual exposures to hazards. We provide qualified services in the following areas:

Who we work with:

About Us

OHSS was established in 2001 as an Occupational Health and Safety consultancy. Founder Paul Foran has extensive experience in the field, both as a consultant and as a former Inspector with the Health & Safety Authority (www.hsa.ie), where he formulated policy and legislation.

Our mission is to be the leading Occup
ational Hygiene and Safety consultancy in Ireland, and provide reputable training


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OHSS Blog

Cancer Risk Posed to Talcum Powder Users Claims Industrial Lawyer

posted on 19 July, 2018

Talcum powder is a widely used product by the general public and has been for decades, which is why a recent claim by Industrial lawyer, Philip Gower has quite a stir http://bit.ly/2NN6Qaq. He claims that commonly used varieties of talcum...

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Case Studies

Government Safety Authority


Asbestos exposure: Asbestos-containing materials were missed as part of a survey by another contractor. This was highlighted during a survey by OHSS. Our brief was safe removal of the material. Steps taken:    ...

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