PUWER Inspections

PUWER stands for the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations. PUWER inspections are a legal requirement in the UK, PUWER inspections include machinery, tools and appliances.

The frequency of PUWER inspections depends on factors such as the type of work equipment, its intended use, and the level of risk involved. Inspections may occur at regular intervals, following significant modifications or repairs, or when there are changes in working conditions that could affect the safety of the equipment. PUWER inspections are essential for promoting workplace safety and reducing the risk of accidents and injuries.