BG01 is recognised as industrial best practice for steam and hot water boilers and highlights the legal requirement to carry out a “Technical Boilerhouse Risk Assessment” under the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 (MHSWR).
Delegates attending previous conferences have requested further support from CEA to help them understand what is required, who is responsible and who needs to take action within the organisation to comply with the law. (Non-compliance with HSE guidance and the law are attracting substantial fines and potentially custodial sentences).
Note: In 2017 HSE prosecutions levied £69.9 million in fines. 6% of all prosecutions were immediate custodial sentences with a further 12% being suspended sentences.