Clearing The Air, INDG408

A Simple Guide To Buying And Using Local Exhaust Ventilation (LEV), INDG408, pack of 15

Health And Safety Executive (HSE)
HSE Books
Price: £8.25

This leaflet is for employers to help them buy the right type of local exhaust ventilation (LEV) for their workplace. It tells them how to choose a supplier, what documentation is required, and how to check, use and maintain it properly.


  • What is LEV?

  • Why should I bother?

  • What makes up an LEV system?

  • How do I make sure I get the right type of LEV?

  • How do I select and LEV supplier?

  • How do I know the LEV works?

  • What three documents should the supplier give me?

  • What do I need to do once the LEV is installed?

  • Checking and maintenance;

  • What records do I need to keep?

  • What is the thorough examination and test?

  • Competence;

  • What training for operators/supervisors/ managers should I provide?

  • LEV checklist for employers;

  • Find out more; and

  • Useful links.

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Extent 12 pages ISBN 9780717663019
Size N/A Price £8.25
Format Leaflet, pack of 15 Published 01 Jan 2008
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