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Tag Archives: Health & Safety

Hilti’s Active Vibration Reduction (AVR) technology

Hilti’s Active Vibration Reduction (AVR) technology

If you work onsite, exposure to vibration is generally part of the job and regular long-term exposure can lead to health problems such as: disrupting circulation in the hand and forearm, causing damage to nerves, tendons, muscles, bones, joints and even Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVS).
Hilti Active Vibration Reduction (AVR) technology addresses this problem, with a combination of innovations to help minimise exposure to tool vibration by up to two-thirds compared to competitor tools.

Dust Extraction Vacuum Safety Guidance

On-Tool Dust Extraction Vacuum (‘M’ Class)

On-Tool Dust Extraction Vacuum (‘M’ Class)

Current Health & Safety Legislation applicable where people are at work may require the person responsible for the work being carried out using this equipment to carry out a specific risk assessment.

It is important to read this entire page BEFORE using the Dust Extraction Vacuum Unit.

Dust Awareness & Safety

Hilti Dust Advice

As the construction industry continues to develop and understand more about the health and safety risks onsite, it has become very clear to all that dust management is crucial. Not only is it messy and uncomfortable to work with, construction dust can cause significant harm to workers’ health.
To support our customers, we’re working with Hilti to provide up to date advice and information to help keep you and your team safe and healthy onsite.