Continually raising safety standards
A big responsibility rests with manufacturers placing products on to the market and this is the ideal opportunity to continually improve standards and best practice, when introducing new products.
Of course, cost benefits have to be realistic for the end-user to decide if the product represents value for money in its business operations and at the same time provides an adequate safe system of work to be able to introduce into the workplace.
Like all Risk Assessments, identifying Hazards in the workplace is vital in order to remove or reduce the hazardous condition/procedure for the most effective safe outcome. Protecting the environment and operator is paramount within industrial settings.