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What is a Chemical Hazard?

A Chemical has properties which can cause harm to humans and also to the environment.


What is a Physical Hazard?

A Physical Hazard can be a substance or a condition that may cause harm to the physical health of a person.


HSA launches new traffic management plan for construction sites

The Health and Safety Authority has launched a new free online tool for the construction sector. The guidance will help contractors and project supervisors to identify hazards and apply appropriate controls so that the movement of vehicles and pedestrians can be planned, managed and coordinated on site.