On the 15th January 2015 SCOHSG ran a COSHH workshop led by Paul Eyre, Chairman, Manchester & NW Districts’ IOSH Branch. Paul briefly outlined the key requirements of COSHH before dividing the members into discussion groups to share information about:

1.  Effective  ways of assessing the risks posed by the use of COSHH substances.

2. Practical ways of reducing potential risks posed by COSHH substances and

3. Effective ways of helping employees understand why they need to adopt safe working practices when handling COSHH substances.

A copy of Paul’s presentation can be found here: 15-01-15 Presentation COSHH Workshop Intro PE

A copy of the meeting minutes and notices can be found here: 15-01-15 Minutes COSHH workshop ML

 

COSHH workshop