DSEAR Risk Assessments
DSEAR requires employers to assess the risks before commencing any new work activity involving dangerous substances.
The regulations state that the risk assessment shall include consideration of:
The risk assessment should include information to show that the workplace and work equipment will remain safe during normal operation and reasonably foreseeable abnormal operation, including shutdowns and maintenance activities.
HFL Consulting’s team of experienced engineers and consultants are fully conversant with the requirements of ATEX and DSEAR and can facilitate and document risk assessments in accordance with recognised standards. They can also provide training to allow you to independently manage the DSEAR risk assessments as living documents going forward.