• Occupational Hygiene


    Hand Arm Vibration

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Vibration induced medical conditions can occur by working with vibrating tools such as grinders and drills, which cause damage to nerves, blood vessels and joints of the hand, wrist and arm. Workers who use hand-held power tools for prolonged periods are at risk of developing a health condition, particularly Hand-arm Vibration Syndrome.

It is the employer’s responsibility to make sure the risk from exposure to hand-arm vibration is eliminated or reduced and employees at risk are placed under health surveillance.

 

How we can help

Our qualified consultants will visit your premises and assess whether your employees are exposed to hand arm vibration above the exposure action value of 2.5m/s2 or 5m/s2. We will provide support to help you meet safety regulations and carry out health surveillance on at-risk employees, as well as establishing vibration levels for the tools you use.

We will make sure your business is complying with the relevant safety laws to avoid any preventable medical conditions.

For more help, advice or for an official quote, contact the team today and speak to one of our representatives about hand-arm vibration.

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Newbridge Energy

EEUK have been consummate professionals from the outset. They are always keen to help and quick to offer advice on all queries. We have used EEUK for LEV servicing, Fire Risk assessments and DSEAR risk assessments. Their support team are very helpful, and this is reflected in their onsite services. I can whole heartedly recommend their services to anyone looking for a reliable, professional and friendly company.

Graduate Health and Safety Engineer

Howard Butler Ltd

Howard Butler Ltd have, for a number of years, been a very satisfied customer of EEUK. There has been ongoing excellent support over this time and the staff have always been supportive and knowledgeable. In addition to this (always cheerful) support, the test reports are professional and easy to navigate. We would have no hesitation in recommending them to any of our customers.

Quality Manager

Arville

We have been using EEUK since 2017; they have provided us with not only a monitoring service but guidance on what we are required to do as a company. The sales team were really friendly and very efficient with arranging (sometimes at short notice) dates in which to provide their services.

Group Head of Health & Safety

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