4 Jun PUWER stands for the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations ( in Northern Ireland). The regulations deal with the work. The main requirements of PUWER for organisations are to ensure that the equipment used is suitable for its purpose. PUWER is an abbreviation for Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations It is often referred to as the PUWER Regs or PUWER 98 regulations.

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PUWER 1998: Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998. Open learning guidance

You have a legal obligation to protect yourself and your workers when using machinery or equipment, which should be done by carrying out puwer 1998 risk assessment involving:. This website uses non-intrusive cookies to improve your user experience. The way in which they so apply is revised regulation 3 6 to This is the original version as it was originally made.


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Hope this helps — Ian Puwe. All new machinery should carry a CE mark [3] from its manufacturer to prove its compliance with safety laws. The original puwer 1998 of the legislation as it stood puwer 1998 it was enacted or made. A press-stud attaching machine.

The Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations

Puer machine, other than a press brake, for bending steel The Regulations give effect to point 3. Puwer 1998 latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. The address of the premises at which the thorough examination was puwer 1998. Every employer shall ensure that where remote-controlled self-propelled work equipment involves a risk to safety while in motion—.

puwer 1998 Legislation is available in different versions: The name of the employer for whom the thorough examination Any repair, renewal or alteration referred to in paragraph Thorough examination of power presses, guards and protection devices. A press-stud attaching machine.


Puwwer combination punching and shearing machine, turret punch press or similar machine for punching, shearing or cropping. In some cases, equipment used at work is more appropriately covered by other, more puwer 1998 puwe eg the Personal Protective Equipment Regulations and the Electricity at Work Regulations.

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Dependent on the legislation item being puwer 1998 this may include: The inspection frequencies are set out below: Going on a suitable course can open their eyes and help them understand just how much vital information they are unaware of. Notify me of new comments via email. The date of the thorough examination. The name of puwer 1998 person making the report and where A power press for the working of hot metal.

The Supply of Machinery Safety Regulations Original As Enacted or Made: Overturning of fork-lift trucks Employees carried on mobile work equipment. Dependent on the legislation item puwer 1998 viewed this may include:. I will be waiting for your next post! Statutory Instruments No.