Industrial hygiene programme: Tegral Building Products had previously manufactured asbestos-containing cement products at their factory in Athy, Co Kildare. The process involved the use of cement, fibres and other additives. Noise and vibration were also potential hazards in this environment. We were asked to assess the risks and implement a protective programme.
Face fit testing
Implementation of RPE programme
OHSS undertook industrial hygiene monitoring of the slate manufacturing process and the paint lines at the plant. Risk assessment was continuously carried out.
As a result of our work, TBI now has monitoring data to support its risk assessment process.
Our occupational safety training objectives are fundamentally about recognising job hazards and learning safe work practices. Our aim is
Exposure to asbestos is the biggest occupational health killer of our time.
OHSS advise on the dangers and management of asbestos in th