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The Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations 2002
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What are dangerous substances? They include the following: Dear need to carry out a risk assessment and have in place procedures for the safe use of chemicals csear currently covered by DSEAR is already required by the general requirements of the Health and Safety at Work etc Act and the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations Related resources Controlling fire and explosion risks in the workplace Safe use and handling of flammable liquids Storage of flammable liquids in containers Storage of flammable liquids in tanks.
Dangerous substances and explosive atmospheres
The Petroleum Liquid Methane Order is amended by the Health and Safety Executive. Citation and commencement 2. It places a formal requirement on employers to assess the risks for substances if classified for these properties and put in place suitable control and mitigation measures. They can be found in nearly all workplaces and include such things as solvents, paints, varnishes, flammable gases, such as liquid petroleum gas LPGdusts from machining and sanding operations, dusts from foodstuffs, pressurised gases and substances corrosive to metal.
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The Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations – Fire and explosion
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Latest available Revised Original As made. Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. These Regulations require the elimination or reduction of risk of fire and explosion from substances connected with work activities.
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The Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations
Places where explosive atmospheres may occur 8. A – switch to normal size A – switch to large size A – switch to larger size. Skip to content Skip to navigation. Duties under these Regulations 5. They set minimum requirements for the protection of workers from fire and explosion risks related to dangerous substances and potentially explosive atmospheres and from gases under pressure and substances corrosive to metals and require employers to control the dwear to the safety of employees and others from these hazards.
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It is anticipated that the practical impact, dsaer any, of these changes will be minimal because the intrinsic hazards of the substances being used, or present, in workplaces is unchanged.