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Risk Assessment Workshop


The risk assessment is necessary and a fundamental aspect of machinery safety, as well as the first step towards complying with the legal requirements (Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC) and standards. This workshop guides the participants through the risk assessment process for machinery with the aid of pictures and videos. The aim is to be able to identify hazards and conduct risk assessments (severity and probability of occurrence). In addition the risk is evaluated and the techniques of applying suitable risk minimisation measures are taught.


  • Directives and standards for risk assessment
  • Application of the various assessment methods
  • Hazard Rating Number System
  • Risk matrix
  • Control measures
  • Risk reduction and residual risk
  • Established methods of risk assessment
  • Practical examples

Target Groups

  • Standards officers
  • Design engineering managers
  • Plant construction and control system design engineers
  • Technical engineering managers
  • Safety officers and specialists involved in workplace evaluation
  • Technical purchasers (of machines and industrial plant specifically)
  • Those responsible for upgrades and maintenance of plant and machinery
  • Managing directors of machine engineering companies and control systems manufacturers

Corby, Northants

Order numbers GB999712
Duration 1 day 09:00 - 17:00
Maximum number of delegates 10
Price £250 per person per day plus VAT
Further informations
Dates and registration
8 Mar 2017 - 8 Mar 2017

In-house Training

Order numbers 900 251
Duration 1 day 09:00 - 17:00
Maximum number of delegates 10 (Dependant on facilities)
Price £250 per person per day plus VAT
Further informations A minimum charge of 5 delegates is required, plus travel expenses and VAT. The price per person is as above.
Dates and registration
On request

Pilz Automation Ltd
Pilz House, Little Colliers Field
Corby, Northants, NN18 8TJ
United Kingdom

Telephone: +44 1536 460766