A number of people are killed or seriously injured in the UK each year in confined spaces. These occur across a wide range of industries, from those involving complex plant to simple storage vessels. Those killed include not only people working in the confined spaces, but also those who try to rescue them without proper training or equipment. What is

This post 'Assessing Risk' or 'Risk Assessment' is extracted from Module 2 - Assessing Risks of IOSH Managing Safely course. The article gives you summarized knowledge of the risk assessment with steps, procedure and examples. Key learning points of Assessing Risk are: Definitions of the terms ‘hazard’, ‘hazardous event’ and ‘risk’ Definition of the term ‘risk assessment’ Definition of the terms

NEBOSH, short for the National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health, is an autonomous examining and award-giving board, which is recognized across global quarters for its specialization in vocational education pertaining to various matters of concern, such as health, safety, environment protection and risk management. It is a body of an exalted rank for being a guiding mentor of