Health and Safety


Managing health and safety in the workplace is a core requirement for every organisation, whatever its size or line of business. OHSAS can help you and your organisation navigate through legislative requirements to ensure that you are meeting all your responsibilities and providing your workforce with a safe and healthy working environment.


We offer a comprehensive range of health and safety management services, including:

tick Health and safety training
tick Health and safety risk assessment support
tick Violence and aggression management
tick Ergonomic and manual handling advice and training
tick Occupational hygiene (biological, chemical and physical hazards)
tick Policy development
tick Assistance with interpreting and complying with legislation
tick Independent health and safety auditing
tick Accident/incident investigation













Health and safety training


Our health and safety training courses can be tailored to meet the needs of your organisation and can be delivered either at your premises or one of our offices. Courses include:

tick health and safety training and awareness for managers and senior executives
tick risk assessor training for:

      -Manual Handling

      -Violence and aggression

      -Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH)

      -Display screen equipment

      -General health and safety

tick confined space awareness





We can also provide bespoke health and safety courses designed to meet specific organisational needs.


Health and safety risk assessment


We provide help and guidance on the implementation of effective health and safety risk assessments. This includes advice on the selection of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and Respiratory Protective Equipment (RPE) where necessary.


We can also carry out detailed risk assessments where an organisation has identified a significant risk and help with the implementation of any controls.


Violence and aggression management


OHSAS provide expert advice on the management of violence and aggression in the workplace. We help employers implement robust safety management systems to control the risks associated with this type of behaviour.  Our bespoke training courses include:

tick  risk assessment for violence and aggression
tick  communication and de-escalation skills
tick disengagement/breakaway skills
tick  physical holding/restraint skills



Ergonomics and manual handling


OHSAS ergonomists and manual handling advisors provide expert advice, guidance and training on a wide range of issues involving people, equipment and work systems. With our help, employers can control the risks associated with manual handling through the implementation of effective safety management systems.


Occupational hygiene


Our occupational hygienists specialise in the recognition, evaluation, control and management of physical, biological and chemical hazards in the workplace.


We provide expert advice on risk control options and help with the selection of solutions to prevent or control exposure to hazards.


Our services include:

tick noise assessments
tick vibration measurements
tick atmospheric monitoring of chemical exposures






Other specialist occupational hygiene services can be arranged on request.


Other specialist health and safety services


OHSAS specialist advisors can:

tick  audit a company’s health and safety management systems and provide recommendations
tick  assist managers to establish effective monitoring arrangements
tick provide practical advice to both managers and staff on an individual basis







For more information or to discuss the Health and Safety services you need please contact us.