What is a permit to work system?

An effective Permit to Work System often represents the difference between a safe industrial site and one you’d rather steer clear of.

Permit to Work Systems forms an integral part of our safe system of work, ensuring risks associated with specific jobs are assessed and controlled before work commences.


  • What are the essential features of an effective Permit to Work System?
  • What sort of tasks do they cover?

Health and safety egghead, John Reynolds, cracks another case as he gets to grips with these and other key points surrounding Permit to Work Systems.

Question) What is a permit to work system?


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