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					                                                                                                                                                            FM/8/1/2
                                                                                                                                                          (NCB 2/06)
                                             HAMPSHIRE FIRE AND RESCUE SERVICE - RISK ASSESSMENT RECORD


Workplace: 01 Basingstoke.                                                           Activity or Work Area: Charity car wash.

    Task/Description                                                             Risk*                                    Level of        Control measures        Level of
                                     Hazard                       Risk                      Control Measures in place
                                                                                 Groups                                    Risk1              required             Risk2
                                                                            Close supervision of public
Attendance of public                                                        when on premises.Restricted
on HFRS property. Unfamiliar with              Slips, trips, falls,         access to public.Public asked to                         All control measures to be
                                                                     ABCDEF                                                16M                                     12M
                      procedures and station. personal injury               remain in cars throughout.                               observed at all times
                                                                            Public restricted to appliance
                                                                            room area unless supervised.
Attendance of         Congested areas in                                    All station 01 personnel briefed
retained personnel at yard,Movement of         Slips, trips, falls,         prior to event.Extra care to be
station on receipt of vehicles whilst turning personal injury,              taken when turning                                       Retained personnel to
                                                                     ABCDEF                                                16M                                     12M
fire call.            in,potential for serious collision with moving        in.Dedicated parking areas to                            observe control measures
                      injury/collision.        vehicles                     be kept clear for responding
                                                                            personnel.
                                                                            Marshalls to be positioned
Movement of                                    Slips, trips, falls,         throughout. Briefing session to
vehicles around the                            personal injury,             be held prior to                                         All control measures to be
                      Moving vehicles                                ABCDEF                                                16M                                     12M
site.                                          collision with moving        event.Dedicated route marked                             observed at all times
                                               vehicles                     out with tape for vehicles to
                                                                            follow.

Assessor:          Name: R Thurman                                Rank/Post: SM                                    Date: Feb 2008        Review Date: Feb 2009

      *A = Wholetime               *B = Retained             *C = Volunteers/Auxiliary     *D = Non Service Personnel      *E = Public            F = Non Uniformed




1
    See over for Matrix
2
    See over for Matrix with new control measures in place
                                                                                                                                                              FM/8/1/2
                                                                                                                                                            (NCB 2/06)
                                             HAMPSHIRE FIRE AND RESCUE SERVICE - RISK ASSESSMENT RECORD

Workplace: 01 Basingstoke.                                                           Activity or Work Area: Charity car wash.

    Task/Description                                                             Risk*                                    Level of       Control measures           Level of
                                     Hazard                       Risk                      Control Measures in place
                                                                                 Groups                                    Risk3             required                Risk4
                                                                                      WET SURFACE signs to be
                     Manual handling                    Slips, trips, falls,          positioned around.All cars to
Washing of vehicles. injurys from use of                personal injury,              be washed off in yard on non                   All control measures to be
                                                                               ABCDEF                                      16M                                       12M
                     hose.                              collision with moving         slip surface.Floor to be mopped                observed at all times
                     Wet and soapy floors               vehicles                      regularly. Water kept to a
                                                                                      minimum (low pressure)
                                                                                      Retained crew to be aware of
                                                                                      event. Drivers to be extra
                            Moving vehicle                                                                                           Drivers to be extra careful,
Retained crew                                           Crush injury, personal A,B,C, vigilant and move at very slow
                            through crowds of                                                                              21H       vehicles move at walking        14M
responding to call                                      injury                  D,E,F speeds. Spaces allocated to
                            people                                                                                                   pace – stop if necessary
                                                                                      retained crews away from
                                                                                      public.
                                                                                      Appliances to be parked out of
                                                        Slips, trips, falls,
Appliances turning                                                                    the way and taped off to
                            Vehicles moving             personal injury,                                                             All control measures to be
out.                                                                           ABCDEF prevent access by public.Non         16M                                       12M
                            around site                 collision with moving                                                        observed at all times
                                                                                      riding personnel to assist with
                                                        vehicles
                                                                                      marshalling during turnout.
                                                                                       Doors to be kept open and
Appliance room              Risk of trapping in                                                                                      All control measures to be
                                                        Personal injury         ABCDEF secured by catch.Doors not in       16M                                       12M
doors.                      door or mechanism.                                                                                       observed at all times
                                                                                       use locked.

Assessor:   Name: R Thurman                                       Rank/Post: SM                                    Date: Feb 2008     Review Date: Feb 2009
   *A = Wholetime     *B = Retained                          *C = Volunteers/Auxiliary     *D = Non Service Personnel     *E = Public         F = Non Uniformed


3
    See over for Matrix
4
    See over for Matrix with new control measures in place
                                                                                                                                                            FM/8/1/2
                                                                                                                                                          (NCB 2/06)
                                             HAMPSHIRE FIRE AND RESCUE SERVICE - RISK ASSESSMENT RECORD


Workplace: 01 Basingstoke.                                                           Activity or Work Area: Charity car wash.

    Task/Description                                                             Risk*                                    Level of        Control measures        Level of
                                     Hazard                       Risk                      Control Measures in place
                                                                                 Groups                                    Risk5              required             Risk6
                                                                                 Visitors to be accompanied by
                                                                                 HFRS personnel at all times.
Non HFRS                                                                         Visitors to wear conspicuity
personnel on site           Unfamiliar with         Slips, trips, falls,         coats throughout event.                             All control measures to be
                                                                          ABCDEF                                           16M                                     12M
during event.               procedures and station. personal injury              Visitors to be shown around                         observed at all times
                                                                                 station and hazards identified.
                                                                                 Emergency procedures to be
                                                                                 discussed.
                                                                                 Visitors to be directed by
                                                                                 HFRS personnel in event of a
Non HFRS                                            Slips, trips, falls,         call. Visitors to remain in a
personnel on site           Vehicles moving         personal injury,             place of safety whilst vehicles                     All control measures to be
                                                                          ABCDEF                                           16M                                     12M
during event.               around site             collision with moving        moving. If all appliances                           observed at all times
                                                    vehicles                     turnout and event needs to be
                                                                                 cancelled, visitors to pack up
                                                                                 and leave station.

Assessor:          Name: R Thurman                                Rank/Post: SM                                    Date: Feb 2008        Review Date: Feb 2009

      *A = Wholetime               *B = Retained             *C = Volunteers/Auxiliary     *D = Non Service Personnel      *E = Public            F = Non Uniformed




5
    See over for Matrix
6
    See over for Matrix with new control measures in place
                                                                                                                                                              FM/8/1/2
                                                                                                                                                            (NCB 2/06)
                                             HAMPSHIRE FIRE AND RESCUE SERVICE - RISK ASSESSMENT RECORD

Workplace: 01 Basingstoke.                                                           Activity or Work Area: Charity car wash.

    Task/Description                                                             Risk*                                    Level of       Control measures         Level of
                                     Hazard                       Risk                      Control Measures in place
                                                                                 Groups                                    Risk7             required              Risk8
                                                                                Vehicles undergoing checks to
                                                                                be moved to an area away from
                                                                                vehicle movements. All public
                                                   Slips, trips, falls,
                                                                                to remain in vehicle throughout
                            Vehicles moving        personal injury,                                                                  All control measures to be
Car seat checking                                                        ABCDEF if possible. If public need to get         16M                                      12M
                            around site            collision with moving                                                             observed at all times
                                                                                out, to remain in cordoned off
                                                   vehicles
                                                                                area and under strict
                                                                                supervision. Children to remain
                                                                                in vehicles.
                                                                                Checker to ensure that they
                                                                                have good access to all areas
                                                                                                                                     Consider better lighting
                                                                                where working. Ensure light is
                                                   Back injury, trapped                                                              (torches etc…). Work in
Checking car seat           Personal Injury                              ACDEF sufficient to see clearly. All              12M                                       9L
                                                   fingers                                                                           pairs if necessary when
                                                                                aspects of manual handling to
                                                                                                                                     moving and lifting.
                                                                                be considered. Do not continue
                                                                                if cannot work properly.
                                                                                Only trained operatives to carry
                                                                                out checks. No items of
                                                                                furniture or seat etc.. to be
                            Damage to car seats or                                                                                   Do not proceed if
Checking car seats                                 Complaints, claims     ACDF forced. If unsure of how item               12M                                       9L
                            vehicles                                                                                                 experiencing difficulties.
                                                                                works, do not proceed. Offer
                                                                                instruction but get owner to
                                                                                action.

Assessor:   Name: R Thurman                                       Rank/Post: SM                                    Date: Feb 2008     Review Date: Feb 2009
   *A = Wholetime     *B = Retained                          *C = Volunteers/Auxiliary     *D = Non Service Personnel     *E = Public         F = Non Uniformed



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             Hazard Identification                       Control Measures                               SEVERITY RATING (S)
           (This list is not Exhaustive)             (This list is not Exhaustive)    1.    No injury
Asbestos                                   Use PPE (Be specific)                      2.    Slight                 First Aid only
                                                                                      3.    Minor Injury           Up to 3 day’s absence
Animals                                    Wear RPE
                                                                                      4.    Moderate injury        3 day’s ~ Month’s absence
Biological                                 Ventilate for 24 hours
                                                                                      5.    Serious injury         Over 1 month’s absence
Building Construction                      Cordon of the area                         6.    Serious injury         Permanent disablement
Chemical (Acid                             Isolate supplies                           7.    Death
Confined Space                             Transfer Risk                              8.    Multiple Deaths
Carcinogenic                               Guard
Demolition                                 Prevent Access
                                                                                                     LIKELIHOOD RATING (L)
Dermatological                             Apply a safe system of work
Electrical                                 Use hearing protection                     1.    Will not occur
Environmental                              Use the CAT scanner                        2.    Probably will not occur
                                                                                      3.    Very Unlikely
Exposure to extreme heat                   Follow SSOW ( Be specific)
                                                                                      4.    Unlikely
Fall from Height                           Substitute                                 5.    Likely
Fatigue                                    Drink plenty of fluids                     6.    Very Likely
Fire/Explosion                             Check the atmosphere before entry          7.    Probably will occur
Gas, Mains/LPG/ Acetylene                  No Lone working                            8.    Will occur
Glazing/Glass                              Wear sun protection and or a hat
Heat stress                                Good hygiene procedure
                                                                                                              LIKELIHOOD
Hazardous Substance                        Use fall arrest
Infection                                  Engage specialist knowledge                               8    7     6       5     4      3     2   1
                                                                                      S
Insufficient Protective Clothing           Lock safe (preventing un authorised use)             8   64   56    48      40    32     24    16   8
                                                                                      E
Mechanical                                 Follow good house keeping procedures                 7   56   49    42      35    28     21    14   7
Manual Handling / Moving Vehicles          Wear a life jacket
                                                                                      V
                                                                                                6   48   42    36      30    24     18    12   6
Noise                                      Use life lines                             E
Poor Housekeeping                          Call the Police and avoid confrontation    R         5   40   35    30      25    20     15    10   5
Insufficient Lighting                      Use Barriers                               I         4   32   28    24      20    16     12     8   4
Pressure systems                           Follow correct procedures                  T         3   24   21    18      15    12     9      6   3
Radiation (Ionising / non ionising)        Avoid contact call a specialist            Y         2   16   14    12      10       8   6      4   2
Sanitary                                   Use gloves                                           1    8    7     6       5       4   3      2   1
Extremes of temperature                    Minimum 2 persons
Unstable ground                            Follow a robust lone working procedure
Poor Ventilation                           Complete a COSHH assessment
Excessive Vibration                        Use Breathing Apparatus                    1–9           = LOW             Monitor
Underground Services/Overhead cables       Use portable forced ventilation
Violence                                   Lay a temporary road                       10 – 19       = MEDIUM          Minor actions required
Water                                      Use hearing protection                     20 – 29       = HIGH            Urgent action required
Other                                      Isolate
                                                                                      30 – 64       = Unacceptable Take Immediate action

				
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