COSHH Risk Assessments
As part of the Health and Safety Executive’s (HSE) ‘Disease Reduction Programme’ all COSHH assessments MUST recognise and include the risk of respiratory disease through ‘Metalworking Fluid’ use. MWF Consultant Engineers ensure all requirements and protocols for operator safety are put in place.
Monitoring and Sample Analysis
In compliance with the COSHH assessment requirements, we provide a comprehensive fluid monitoring service all uploaded to a secure online customer database. All designed to ensure operator safety is maintained and fluid related production issues are identified and resolved.
Health and Safety
In line with the requirements of the risk assessment, we provide detailed training sessions with a focus on the causes and preventative actions operators should be aware of to prevent potential issues with ‘Occupational Respiratory Disease’ and ‘Irritant Contact Dermatitis’.
MWF Consultant Engineers Ltd. specialise in implementing ‘continuous improvement programmes’, specifically focusing on ‘Wet Waste Disposal Reductions’ and ‘Metalworking Fluid Consumption Reductions’. These programmes work in unison with our clients own ‘Waste Reduction’ policies, particularly those with an onus placed under ISO 14001.
Fixed Annual Budgeting
MWF Consultant Engineers Ltd. take a uniquely pro-active approach to address ‘Wet Waste Disposal’ and ‘Metalworking Fluid’ related problems and their costly inefficiencies through ‘Fixing Annual Budgeting’. This system of purchasing products and services ensures both engineering and purchasing requirements are equally addressed.
Product Selection, Supply and Management
MWF Consultant Engineers Ltd. focus on the resolution of metalworking fluid related problems, with ‘Best in Class’ product selection from the world’s leading manufacturers. All ordering and product management is conducted by our consulting engineers.
Aerospace and Defence
Expert knowledge and understanding working within the Aerospace and Defence sector with global organisations and sub-contractors.
A wealth of experience supplying services major blue-chip OEM manufacturers, ranging from motorcycle to earth moving machinery equipment.
Working in partnership with several FTSE 100 companies to overcome health and safety as well as production based challenges.
MWF Consultant Engineers Ltd. are a company of consulting engineers specialising in the efficient use of metalworking fluids (coolants), COSHH risk assessment compliance, machine operator health and safety, and product selection and supply.
Our consulting engineers implement and conduct the COSHH risk assessment requirements for; ‘direct’ bacteria monitoring and maintenance control of metalworking fluids, and provide onsite machine tool operator training required to increase awareness and prevention of ‘Occupational Asthma’, ‘Extrinsic Allergic Alveolitis’ and ‘Irritant Contact Dermatitis’ from the use of metalworking fluids.
With in-depth industry expertise, we enable manufacturers to take a pro-active approach in understanding the causes and ultimate resolutions to production fluid related issues, all with a focus on operator health and safety.
This has lead to long term relationships being developed with our customers and to date our client base has grown to including many of the UK’s leading blue-chip OEMs.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
All initial and subsequent consultation meetings are free of charge. MWF Consultant Engineers Ltd. generate revenue from the end services we provide to our customers.
As a part of the Health and Safety Executive’s (HSE) ‘Disease Reduction Programme’ respiratory diseases caused by inhalation of Metalworking Fluids, are to be targeted as an area in need of great improvement within the metalworking industry. The HSE has concluded that bacteria in water mix coolants is responsible for diseases such as ‘Occupational Asthma’ and ‘Allergic Alveolitis’ and workers elsewhere in this sector should get better protection against contracting these diseases.
MWF Consultant Engineers Ltd. specialise in quantifying how efficient your production fluid practices are on site, where issues cause waste and where targeted improvements lead to budgetary savings. All this is achieved within the framework of your onsite ‘Continuous Improvement’ procedures to reduce waste, meaning budget savings and waste reductions are achieved cooperatively.