COVID-19 – Guidance Note For Dutyholders And Inspectors - Carrying out thorough examination and testing of lifting and pressure equipment during the coronavirus outbreak

An emerging consequence of the Corona virus pandemic (COVID-19) is the challenges faced by industry in meeting the requirements to complete statutory thorough examination and testing (TE&T) of plant and equipment to meet duties under the Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations (LOLER) and Pressure Systems Safety Regulations (PSSR) ...

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COVID-19 – Restarting workplace pressure systems safely during the coronavirus outbreak

This guidance is for employers who use pressure systems in their workplace including those working in manufacturing, and in businesses such as cafés and dry cleaners.

If pressure systems have not been used for an extended period of time due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak they may become unsafe.

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Coffee machine safety

Consider the impact of a serious accident caused by the failure of a coffee machines steam system. As well as the potential injury to staff and customers, there are financial implications and brand reputation to consider.

CoffeeSafe is working hard to proactively improve safety standards, which is an integral part of our business.

CoffeeSafe work in close partnership with industry manufacturers, suppliers and service providers to maintain the safety of traditional espresso and bean to cup coffee machines, and to continually raise industry standards.

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Safety of Pressure Systems

PSSR require that users and owners ensure examinations are carried out at regular intervals

The Pressure Systems Safety Regulations 2000 (PSSR) require that Users and Owners ensure examinations are carried out at regular intervals

The Pressure Systems Safety Regulations 2000 (PSSR) cover the safe design and use of pressure systems.

The aim of PSSR is to prevent serious injury from the hazard of stored energy (pressure) as a result of the failure of a pressure system or one of its component parts. Learn more ...

Coffee Machine Users and Owners

Once a pressure system is installed, the primary duty for compliance rests with the User

Once a pressure system is installed, the primary duty for compliance rests with the User

The revised PSSR ACOP and guidance is aimed at duty holders under PSSR who are involved with pressure systems used at work.

It is for Users, Owners, competent persons, designers, manufacturers, importers, suppliers and installers of pressure systems used at work.

CoffeeSafe together with our approved partners can help you with compliance. Learn more ...

Raising Awareness

Raising awareness by promoting a better understanding of and compliance with the regulations

Raising awareness by promoting a better understanding of and compliance with the regulations to ensure a safer environment within the coffee industry.

CoffeeSafe is raising awareness throughout the coffee industry utilising relationships with suppliers, manufacturers, service providers, engineers and Local Enforcing Authorities to promote compliance with the Pressure Systems Safety Regulations 2000 to provide a safer environment for everyone. Learn more ...

Service Engineer Training

Consider the impact of a serious accident caused by the failure of a coffee machines steam system

IOSH approved training

Training provided by the CoffeeSafe partnership aims to improve the safety of pressure systems by focusing on issues that affect the safety of the whole system and not just pressure vessels.

It is amazing that after 30 years of "pressure systems" legislation most inspection companies are still focused on the pressure vessel and not the whole system. Learn more ...


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