Dust extraction has to be one of the topics we get asked about more than any other. Extraction systems are highly effective, but there are risks to be aware of when maintaining them.
On-tool extraction is the most effective local exhaust ventilation system (LEV) acting a hoover removing dust before it makes its way into the air. But legislation demands that these LEVs are inspected at least every 40 months. SPT ‘Maintenance Management’ is a service offered free of charge on all of our products. We advise when blah (Pete and Drew please).
That leaves you free to do your day job – keeping you and your workforce safe. More information on construction dust and control methods, can be found on the HSE Information Sheet http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/cis36.pdf, or get in touch if you’d like to talk with our friendly specialist team.