Seridan - Worthington Compressors - Fire Suppression, Safety & Fighting - Gas Detection - Breathing & Rescue Equipment

By: Seridan  05/12/2011
Keywords: Gas Detection, Rescue Equipment, breathing apparatus

Services

The following equipment is all fully serviceable by Seridan
  • Air Bags.
  • Breathing Apparatus.
  • Breathing Air Compressors ( Fixed and Portable).
  • Confined Space Equipment.
    • Tripod.
    • Winch.
    • Harness.
    • Gas Detection
  • Cylinder Pressure Testing
  • Gas Detection – fixed & Portable
  • Air Quality Testing

 IMPORTANT SAFETY NEWS: RESPIRATORY PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT(RPE)

SERVICING
Regular servicing and maintenance of air fed breathing apparatus and other types of respiratory equipment should be carried out to keep units in safe and good working order. Scott manufacturers of breathing apparatus supplied by Seridan stipulate service schedules for their equipment that must only be carried out by trained personnel authorised by Scott.
SAFETY, HEALTH AND WELFARE AT WORK REGULATIONS
Th General Applications Regulations came into effect at the end of 2007 to update the 1993 Regulations. Article 66 states: An employer shall ensure that any personal protective equipment provided by the employer under Regulation 62 is maintained at all times in good working order and in a satisfactory hygienic condition by means of  any necessary storage, maintenance, repair or replacement.
AUTHORISED SERVICE CENTRE
In the interests of health and safety there is a requirement that air fed breathing apparatus is serviced minimally on an annual basis or more frequently depending on the conditions of use and storage. Seridan can provide this service to customers in a fully accountable manner because we are the company in Ireland operating as the Scott Authorised Service Centre.
TRAINING
The General Applications Regulations 2007 also refer to the need for training in Article 67 by stating that an employer .. shall.. arrange for training and, if appropriate, organise demonstration in the wearing of such equipment.Seridan support this important customer requirement with the provision of Scott accredited training courses in breathing apparatus use and wearing.

Keywords: breathing apparatus, Gas Detection, Rescue Equipment