Occupational Hygiene Services


Occupational hygiene is about the understanding of potential hazards and risks in the workplace, evaluating the associated levels of risk and putting plans in place to control potential health hazards to ensure worker health and well-being is protected.

There are many aspects to occupational hygiene services, and today the most important work we do is in determining and estimating potential or actual exposures to hazards. We provide qualified services in the following areas:

Who we work with:

About Us


OHSS was established in 2001 as an Occupational Health and Safety consultancy. Founder Paul Foran has extensive experience in the field, both as a consultant and as a former Inspector with the Health & Safety Authority (www.hsa.ie), where he formulated policy and legislation.

Our mission is to be the leading Occup
ational Hygiene and Safety consultancy in Ireland, and provide reputable tra


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OHSS Blog

Health & Safety in Work for People Operating from Home

posted on 20 July, 2020

COVID-19 has meant a lot of changes for us all and it’s led to a dramatic rise in the amount of people working from home. Now, the work space may have changed, but the employers obligations haven’t, as it is their responsibility to...

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Case Studies

Government Safety Authority


Asbestos exposure: Asbestos-containing materials were missed as part of a survey by another contractor. This was highlighted during a survey by OHSS. Our brief was safe removal of the material. Steps taken:    ...

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