How can I ensure that the equipment I use meets the statutory regulations?
Legal requirements The primary objective of the Provision and Use of Work Equipment
Regulations 1998 (PUWER) is to ensure that work equipment
should not result in health and safety risks, regardless of its age, condition or origin and that it should be ...
What are the regulations for working at height?
WORKING AT HEIGHT REGULATIONS 2005 Introduction After some well publicised delays, the Work at Height Regulations 2005 came into force on 6 April 2005. They implement the European Temporary Work at Height Directive (2001/45/EEC) , and are intended to reduce deaths an...