Carry out Your COSHH Risk Assessment COSHH Risk Assessment Matrix Material Hazards Existing Control Measures Risk (consider both the likelihood and severity of harm) Decide if Action to be improvements taken (assign a due date are needed and a person to be responsible) Notes Notes Notes Notes Notes Notes Insert here the name of the material List the hazards. Include during normal activities and also nonnormal but foreseeable events (e.g. spills, leaks and releases) Write down the existing precautions you use. Evaluate the risk (high, medium or low) thinking of both the likelihood of harm (the chances of it happening) and its severity (how bad would it be if it occurred)? Check any HSE or industry guidance on the materials you use to benchmark the precautions you take. Talk to operators and staff and get their views too. List the actions your assessment has been found to be needed. Good practice is to allocate a number to each so that you can track it. Make sure someone is tasked to complete the action by an agreed date. © Copyright 2014 Agora Business. This material may only be used in the furtherance of the subscriber's business and may not be sold, hired, copied or used for any other commercial purpose etc. without the prior written consent of Agora Business. Every effort has been made by Agora Business to ensure that the information given is accurate and not misleading, but Agora Business cannot accept responsibility for any loss or liability perceived to have arisen from the use of any such information.