PM38 – Selection and use of electric handlamps

Date of publication:
2015
Series code:
PM38

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This free guidance note is suitable for people working in a wide range of industries. It provides guidance on the selection of electric handlamps for different tasks and situations, and advice on how to use them safely.

It outlines the real risks and describes the law that applies.

This edition updates references to further guidance. It also gives clear advice about the risks associated with electric handlamps, the importance of suitable selection and information on inspection and maintenance.

Article source: http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/guidance/pm38.htm