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Notices served

Notice 310526698 served against Forsyths Limited on 23/03/2020
Notice Type Improvement Notice
Description IN/SPD200320/01-310526698 You have failed to ensure that noise control equipment (other than personal hearing protectors) such as the enclosure and screens provided to control exposure to the noise produced by manual hammering in the 'copper shed' are fully and properly used and maintained in effective working order and good repair. IN/SPD200320/02-310526806 You have failed to ensure that exposure to substances hazardous to health, namely the fume produced by gas welding on copper with oxygen/acetylene equipment, is prevented or adequately controlled in that; you have failed to provide means, such as local exhaust ventilation (LEV), to control exposure at source, or respiratory protective equipment (RPE) to prevent exposure to residual fume.
Compliance Date 29/05/2020 Revised Compliance Date 24/07/2020
Result Complied with

Breaches involved in this Notice

Location of Offence
Address HQ/Morayshire Copperworks/Fors
Morayshire Copperworks
Old Railway Station
AB38 7AD
Region Scotland
Local Authority Moray UA
Industry Manufacturing
Type of Location Fixed
HSE Details
HSE Group FODOP1GP1 HSE Directorate Field Operations Division
HSE Area HSE Division Scotland
Updated: 2020-03-04