Health & Risk Assignment

Please complete the following questions and submit these to your assessor for completion

4.1 Name five substance groups that are hazardous to health under the current regulations?

4.2 List five common risks to health in the construction environment

4.3 What type of hazards or potential risks may occur in the workplace that can be linked with the use of drugs and alcohol?

4.4 Why is it important to store combustibles and chemicals on site correctly?

4.5 Why is it personal hygiene important in the construction environment?

4.6 What potential hazards or risks are there to your health if you are exposed to asbestos?

4.7 State two types of asbestos waste.

4.8 List three types of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) which must be used when dealing with hazardous materials.