Mild Steel Welding Fumes

There is new scientific evidence that exposure to all welding fume, including mild steel welding fume, can cause lung cancer.

There is new scientific evidence that exposure to all welding fume, including mild steel welding fume, can cause lung cancer.

All businesses undertaking welding activities should ensure effective engineering controls are provided and correctly used to control fume arising from those welding activities. This includes the use of Local Exhaust Ventilation (LEV) systems.

Where engineering controls are not adequate suitable respiratory protective equipment (RPE) is also required to control risk from the residual fume.


P601 LEV

You can teach an old dog new tricks!

Managing Director Mark Armstrong proved that you can teach an old dog new tricks having just been awarded his Proficiency Certificate in P601 Thorough Examination and Testing of Local Exhaust Ventilation (LEV) Systems.

Mark attended the course in Edinburgh provided by Bill Cassells from Oxyl8 Consultants and found the course to be both stimulating and a useful refresher to back almost 20 years practical experience testing LEV systems across the UK.

If you're looking to get an LEV system tested having a P601 is an easy way to demonstrate that a consultant has the competancy to carry out the work correctly ensuring you dont fall foul of the law or put employees at risk.

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We will then arrange a visit to your site, or if we have sufficient information, we’ll put a clear proposal together for you, with no hidden costs.

All being well our competent consultants will then visit site to undertake the work and produce a comprehensive report, reviewing your control measures with concise recommendations.

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