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Air monitoring and sampling play a crucial role in assessing the concentration of contaminants present in the air and verifying the effectiveness of control measures. This process ensures that your employees are breathing clean and safe air while working.

What is Air Monitoring & Sampling?

Air monitoring & sampling involves evaluating air quality by measuring pollutants and particulates present in the air. This practice is crucial in industrial settings to safeguard workers and prevent environmental and product contamination. When conducting air quality assessments, it’s essential for investigators to take into account not just the sampling technique, but also the phase and characteristics of the specific pollutant or particulate being targeted.

Is Air Monitoring applicable in my workplace?

Our workplace air monitoring service keeps you updated on your workforce’s exposure to dust and gases. Essentially, we assess compliance with exposure limits outlined in EH40/2005 – Workplace Exposure Limits. Additionally, our air monitoring specialists collaborate with you during sampling campaigns to ensure legal obligations under COSHH are met.

Upon completion of the work, we provide a comprehensive test report. In essence, this report offers guidance on necessary actions to lower dust or gas levels to a safe standard. Following this guidance ensures staff safety, potentially enhancing productivity and boosting staff morale.

The benefits of Air Monitoring & Sampling

Exposure to gases and dust in the workplace poses a significant risk to millions of individuals daily, potentially compromising their health. Workplace air sampling serves to gauge staff exposure to these harmful elements. Unchecked exposure to such pollutants can lead to various health issues, some of which may manifest years after the initial exposure.

Workplace air monitoring holds pivotal importance for several reasons:

  1. Health Protection: Prioritizing employee well-being is paramount for any responsible organization. Poor air quality can result in respiratory ailments, allergies, fatigue, headaches, and long-term health repercussions. Regular monitoring facilitates early detection of air quality issues, allowing prompt corrective actions to safeguard employee health.
  2. Regulatory Compliance: Many countries have instituted regulations and standards governing indoor air quality in workplaces. Adhering to these standards is not only a legal obligation but also a moral imperative. Workplace air monitoring ensures compliance, mitigating potential legal ramifications.
  3. Enhanced Productivity: Optimal air quality fosters better cognitive function and overall wellness among employees. By upholding high air quality standards, workplaces can boost employee concentration, focus, and productivity, thereby optimizing operational efficiency.
  4. Risk Management: Proactively identifying potential air quality issues is crucial for effective risk management. This proactive approach aids organizations in averting costly shutdowns, legal disputes, and damage to their reputation.
  5. Employee Satisfaction: A comfortable and healthy work environment significantly influences job satisfaction and employee retention. When employees feel that their well-being is prioritized, they are more likely to remain engaged and committed to their roles.

What we offer

  • Static monitoring & sampling – assesses air quality in a specific area.
  • Personal Air Sampling close to your worker’s breathing zone – this method tests for airborne substances that may be inhaled when a worker undertakes a particular task.

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The engineer will arrive, following all agreed site conditions and conduct the air tests on the agreed workspace or personnel set out in the RAMS. You will receive all the reports and documentation with the outcome of the testing


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