Floor fitter-Questions

Test yourself on hand-held machines

Hand-held machines can be heavy to carry, and there may be a great risk of having to stand for a long time in the same position. Your lower arms will […]

Questions about buying less noisy tools

Find out whether you can influence the purchase of the least noisy tools and machinery. Find out what size the safety group is and how you can use it to […]

Questions on recognition and respect

Watch the video and note the places where Bent E says nasty things about other people in the company or on the building site. How do you or other apprentices […]

Questions on special place of work assessments for working with hazardous substances

What special rules are applicable to preparation of place of work assessments for working with hazardous substances? What do you think having a special place of work assessment means? What […]

See what you have learned about ear defenders

You have to use your ears your entire life – even when you are not at work. Complete the sheet and see how much you know about safety.

See what you have learned about cooperation and wellbeing

Complete the sheet and see how much you know about safety.

Questions on personal hygiene and hazardous substances

What could continuous hygiene – washing your hands, etc. – do to your skin? Do you think there are bathing facilities at all building sites? And what would you do […]

See what you have learned about limiting noise

Complete the sheet and see how much you know about safety.

Test yourself on cooperation and wellbeing

Not much is needed to make things work without stress or conflict. It is a good idea to chat about your experiences of work – both good and bad – […]

The challenge: Training requirements when working with hazardous substances

You have to search on the Internet. Find out what courses/training you need to have completed in order to work with specific hazardous substances and materials. And find the nearest […]

Hearing damage from noise

Work out your own noise load over a working day ( http://www.hse.gov.uk/noise/calculator.html ) Your hearing may already be damaged. Test your hearing (http://www.digital-recordings.com/hearing-test/ht-products.html) or (http://www.digital-recordings.com/hearing-test/ht-products.html )