But Mr Westgate's lawyer, Frank Cannon, believes BA is liable under the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health regulations because it does not monitor the quality of air.
What does COSHH stand for?
COSHH stands for Control Of Substances Hazardous to Health regulation (UK)
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- Military and Government
- Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
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- Committee on School Health
- Control of Substances and Hazards
- Council for Occupational Safety and Health
- Council on Smoking and Health
- Hyperbolic Cosine
- Congress of Occupational Safety and Health Association Presidents (Australia)
- Conference of State Health and Environmental Managers
- Committee Of Scottish Higher Education Principals
- Collective of Self Help Groups (Australia)
- Care of Substances Hazardous to Health (UK)
- Clearinghouse for Occupational Safety and Health Information
- Company Short Name (stock exchange)
- Central Ohio Society of Health System Pharmacists
- College of Sciences and Health Professions (Cleveland State University; Cleveland, OH)
- Canada Occupational Safety and Health Regulations (Department of Justice, Canada)
- Comprehensive Occupational Safety and Health Reform Act
- Council of State Historical Records Coordinators
- Center Of Science and Industry (Columbus, OH, USA)
- Client-Oriented Scale of Improvement (National Acoustic Laboratory; Australia)
- Closeout System Installation (NASA)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Carrying out risk assessments is the landlords' responsibility in compliance with the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 (HSWA) and the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 1999 (COSHH).
The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations (COSHH) spell out what employers must do to reduce the risk of hazardous substances, including those that can cause asthma.
The council could be ordered to pay pounds 100,000 if it is found guilty of all four charges under the Health and Safety at Work Act and the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations.
Ineffective measures can cause occupational asthma and other lung diseases, and failure to provide effective ventilation systems can result in prosecution under the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations.
The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 1994 sets out the employers legal duty to deal with the problem.