Wood Dust Exposure Monitoring

Management of wood dust affects all wood industry businesses. Health and safety management systems, procedures and control measures required will need to develop to aid compliance with the lowering of workplace exposure limits from 2020. At present the UK has the following workplace exposure limits (WEL) for wood dust: Softwood – 5mg m³ 8hr TWA 

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Wood Dust – Changes on the way

The EU is about to introduce new lower limits for the amount of hardwood dust workers can be exposed to and HSE wants to know how this change will affect your business. By completing the following survey (which will only take about 10-15 minutes) you will be contributing to how HSE understands the forthcoming change 

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