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The complete HAV serviceHere we outline some of the key ways in which our HAV expert technicians can help reduce the risk of hand arm vibration in the workplace.

HAV Testing

At Power Tool Sales your tools are tested to the highest possible standards using our tried and tested 7 step process. We can test both new and old tools. All of our HAV technicians are fully qualified and have many years of experience working in different industries. Most types of tools can be tested including electric, pneumatic, petrol and high frequency.

HAV Consultations

All our technicians are trained and certified to I.O.S.H. (Institute of Occupational Safety & Health) standards to carry out all Hand Arm Vibration testing, risk assessments and management. We have the experts and the experience to help you to assess and reduce your employee’s exposure to HAVS.

Buy Smooth Policies

The consumable or accessory used in conjunction with a tool can affect its vibration levels. Being an independent distributor, we have access to some of best tool and consumable manufacturers in the world. We are therefore able to find the most effective combination of tool and abrasive to achieve the lowest vibration levels possible.

Tool Cloud, tool management systemOur Tool Management System, the Tool Cloud

We also offer an exclusive online tool management system, the Tool Cloud, developed in-house for service contract customers where a high volume of tools are being tested and monitored. Our Tool Cloud allows live tracking of tools hand arm vibration data which can be viewed here.

In order to prevent HAVS and to ensure the framework is in place to successfully defend associated allegations of negligence in the future,
a tool management system should be in place. This would help in such areas as:

Systems of work to minimize exposure:

  • Employees are properly informed and trained
  • Work equipment is suitable for the task and properly maintained
  • Health monitoring of those at greater risk
  • Record keeping systems for retaining evidence of each of the above

Hand Arm Vibration

A full program would consist of:

  • Regular assessments throughout the year on all or nominated employees.
  • Complete tool asset registrar to be set up for your individual company / department
  • Online tool repair history
  • HAVS testing and PAT where applicable on all repairs undertaken or as discussed
  • Online reports generated to your own specifications including graphs

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