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Each year unnecessary injuries cost businesses a phenomenal amount of money and lost hours worldwide: needless to say, a substantial saving could easily be made by using the right tools.
There are portable products available which are primarily powered and, therefore, can travel both up and down stairs. Such equipment reduces the need for manual handling, simply by not asking humans to carry other people or heavy goods.
The company's ethos is 'All solutions for People and Goods'. Three of its products gained a heightened level of interest at the Facilities Show: two models of Powered Stair Climber, the TRE 52 and TRE 70, and the CargoMaster Powered Stair Climber. All of which have been proven to reduce injuries.
What are Powered Stair Climbers?
Powered Stair Climbers are self-propelled units, fitted with heavy duty rubber tracks, which climb and descend stairs at the touch of a button. They are used to transport people or goods up and down stairways. From people in wheelchairs to household appliances, furniture and other heavy items. Their purpose is to make handling heavy loads easier to manage. Of course, they come with safety features to boot.
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Easy to use and designed for optimum safety and comfort, the innovative IBEX+ has been especially developed to cope with more challenging terrain and to ascend or descend full spiraled stair cases and other tight or narrow stairways that other evacuation chairs would be unable to negotiate. The IBEX+ launch will be part of a showcase of world-leading emergency stair-descent solutions on Evac+Chair’s stand number Q320 at the show, which runs from 19th to 21st June.
Guests were invited to consider how the modern workplace is changing, what threats are impacting on policy and behaviours, what impact the design and accessibility of the built environment is having, as well as how to meet the needs of an older or mobility-impaired workforce.
There is no denying the diploma is a demanding course, requiring time and commitment to achieve, but it also brings its rewards with NEBOSH’s own research proving there is a significant salary premium for Diploma holders.RRC provide the NEBOSH National Diploma in the traditional format of seven weeks in the classroom but health and safety people are busy and seven weeks out of work is just not feasible for many. The online course, whilst it suits many, does not provide the discipline and face to face interaction many are looking for in their training.
Specialising in management systems certification, NQA is one of the largest certification bodies (CB) globally and currently has over 38,000 active certificates. Operating out of over 50 different countries, NQA is able to span the entire globe, whilst making sure that clients receive a local service.