CoSHH Cupboards

CoSHH Cupboards

CoSHH Cupboards

The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations, we have a range of CoSHH cupboards available, standing and wall mounted to fit your workplace application. Our CoSHH cupboards are compliant to UK standards.

CoSH cupboards are built from a robust all steel construction and are available in various sizes to suit your needs. We have different types of cosh cupboard is available such as floor cupboards, wall mounted cupboards and mobile cupboards. Featuring a no snag handle with a two point locking system. Containing an adjustable spell retaining galvanise shelf for spill management with a uniformly distributed load of 70kg. If you do not want to keep your cosh cupboard on the floor or drill it to the wall we have stands to suit each cupboard to ensure a safe working height as well as keeping the hazardous material from the floor. Complies with Fire Classification EN13501-1.

What are COSHH Cupboards?

COSHH Cupboards are specially designed storage cabinets that are used to store hazardous substances in compliance with COSHH (Control of Substances Hazardous to Health) regulations. They provide a secure and organized solution for storing chemicals, flammable liquids, and other dangerous substances in the workplace.

What are COSHH Cupboards used for?

COSHH Cupboards are used to store hazardous substances safely and securely. Some common applications include:

  • Chemical storage: COSHH Cupboards are ideal for storing various types of chemicals, including corrosive substances, solvents, and pesticides.
  • Flammable liquid storage: They provide a fire-resistant storage solution for flammable liquids such as petrol, paint thinners, and cleaning agents.
  • Hazardous material storage: COSHH Cupboards can safely house substances that pose a risk to health, including toxic materials, irritants, and carcinogens.
  • Compliance with regulations: They ensure compliance with COSHH regulations by providing dedicated storage for hazardous substances, reducing the risk of accidents and exposure to harmful chemicals.

How to use COSHH cupboards effectively?

To use COSHH Cupboards effectively and ensure the safety of your workplace, follow these guidelines, but always contact a professional first:

  • Identify hazardous substances: Determine which chemicals and substances require storage in the COSHH Cupboard based on their potential risks to health and safety.
  • Proper labeling: Clearly label all containers and packages with the appropriate hazard symbols, warnings, and identification.
  • Organize and segregate: Arrange the substances within the cupboard in a logical and orderly manner. Separate incompatible chemicals to avoid any potential reactions.
  • Secure containers: Ensure that all containers are tightly sealed and in good condition to prevent leaks or spills.
  • Ventilation: If required, make sure the COSHH Cupboard is properly ventilated to minimize the buildup of fumes or vapors.
  • Limited access: Restrict access to the COSHH Cupboard to authorized personnel only. Use locks or security measures to prevent unauthorized individuals from accessing hazardous substances.
  • Training and awareness: Provide proper training to employees on the storage and handling of hazardous substances. Make sure they are aware of the risks associated with the stored chemicals and the emergency procedures in case of accidents or spills.

These are only guidelines, please contact a professional frist. COSHH Cupboards are designed so you can effectively to store hazardous substances, minimize risks, and maintain a safe working environment in compliance with regulations.

Remember, when it comes to storing hazardous materials, safety should always be the top priority. COSHH Cupboards offer a reliable solution to help you manage and store dangerous substances responsibly.

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