Instructions to candidates:
allowed: Three hours (plus an extra ten minutes’ reading time at the start – do
not write anything during this time)
Answer any FIVE questions
questions carry equal marks. Marks for each question are shown in [ ]
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is to be used as a control measure only as
a last resort.
Explain some of the basic standards that should be reached when using PPE. 
Review THREE types of safety eye protection and state under what circumstances
they would be worn. 
health and safety management systems need a proper control system to follow.
Explain the THREE types of control that can be adopted in a safe system of
Briefly discuss why a safe system of work should be properly documented. 
Outline the content of a method statement. 
Potentially high risk activities usually require a permit to work.
Explain the main duties of a site manager with regard to a permit to work
Identify the processes when a hot work permit would be required. 
Discuss what information a permit document will contain. 
in a workplace can be dangerous and devastating and it is essential that people
can escape quickly.
making decisions about the adequacy of the means of escape from a fire, outline
what points should be considered. 
Review the routine procedures to be set up and made known to all employees in
case of fire. 
building site manager has to write a report on the types of hazards and risks
likely to be found on his building site. Outline the hazards and risks that he
could potentially find. 
prevention of accidents and ill health through management systems of control
should become a focus for organisations.
Explain the methods that could be used for holding people accountable for
health and safetyobjectives. 
Supervisors play an important role in the organisation’s responsibilities.
Assess what these responsibilities could be. 
factory has many machines that will need to be covered by a hierarchy of control.
Briefly explain a hierarchy of control. 
Explain how engineering controls will help with the machinery in the factory
Anyone on work premises may need medical attention at some time.
Outline what the minimum requirements would be for a small company with regard
to first aid provision. 
b) Review the position of
an appointed person for first aid provision.