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                                                                                                         Hand Arm Vibration                                Working at height
                                                                                                         Hand Arm vibration is a significant risk to those   Work at height means work in any place
                                                                                                         workers using vibratory tools. All vibratory      where, if precautions were not taken, a
                                                                                                         products in our brochure will show the vibration   person could fall a distance liable to cause
                                                                                                         rating with addional information provided on our   personal injury. We have available to hire
                                                                                                         website. We have introduced a large number of     or buy an extensive range of safety items
                                                                                                         low vibration products so ispeak to your account   designed to protect workers working from
                 Construction sites present a considerable risk to                                       manager to find out more.                         height. These include landing bags, harnesses

                 workers. There are over 2 million construction                                          We provide a range of HAV meters &                and a full range of personal protection and
                                                                                                                                                           workwear. In addition we sell scafftags which
                 workers in the UK, all vulnerable to work-related                                       Wristbands which measure workers HAV              are designed to ensure that properly trained

                 illness and injury.                                                                     levels and ensure compliance to support           personnel have erected scaffold towers.
                                                                                                         your Health and Safety Risk Program.
                                                                                                                                                           Personal Protection Equipment
                 We provide the equipment you need to keep your                                          Exposure to dust                                  We can supply an extensive range of PPE,
                                                                                                         Dust provides a real risk to construction
                                                                                                                                                           workwear and high visibility clothing from
                 workers safe and ensure compliance to the latest                                        workers.  Our hire fleet contains a number        a variety of the leading brands. Many of
                 health and safety regulations.                                                          of dust extraction units, like the best in class   these items can be provided in your own
                                                                                                         Hilti VC60 ; which provides M class dust
                                                                                                                                                           brand identity for you to positively promote
                                                                                                         extraction, perfect for pairing with our range    the professionalism of your company. Our
                                                                                                         of drilling, slitting, grinding, cutting and dry   full range can be found on our website or
                                                                                                         coring equipment.                                 alternatively speak to your account manager
                                                                                                                                                           to find our more.
                                                                                                         Noise Levels
                                                                                                         Exposure to high levels of noise can create
                                                                                                         irrerepariable hearing problems. Sound            Mental Health Awareness
                                                                                                         Pressure ratings are recorded in decibles and     First Response have recently sponsored and
                                                                                                         shown in our catalogue.                           become pro-actively involved in supporting a
                                                                                                                                                           charity that promotes wellbeing through face
                                                                                                         Sound level metres are available which            to face engagement and exercise & sports
                                                                                                         monitor sound levels and we nalso have a          programs. If you or your business would like
                                                                                                         choice of ear defenders, also available from      to find out more or get involved in the great
                                                                                                         stock.                                            cause, please speak to your account manager.





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