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Local Exhaust Ventilation Plant Inspections

The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) Regulations 2002 require employers to operate and maintain extraction and Local Exhaust Ventilation (LEV) Plant in a safe condition. An initial COSHH assessment should be performed on LEV plant, to determine the level of hazard and amount of airborne contamination, using air sampling. This will determine whether LEV is sufficient and provides a benchmark for future thorough examinations.

The local exhaust ventilation regulations (COSHH reg 9) then stipulate 14 monthly, 6 monthly or monthly examinations and testing by a competent person.

Local Exhaust Ventilation Testing

ISI can arrange full testing, assessment, examination and certification in this area, to achieve COSHH compliance.

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LEV Inspection - COSHH

LEV Plant Inspection Services

  • Free impartial advice by phone
  • Statutory plant survey to identify inspection requirements (for an agreed fee)
  • No-obligation quote for the identified COSHH 9 inspection requirements
  • Local Exhaust Inspection service contract and schedule
  • Inspections by friendly, professional engineers, by appointment
  • Immediate feedback if any serious defects are identified
  • Summary and review of any queries arising from the LEV inspection, at the end of the visit
  • Written reports by post or via our online reporting system
  • ISI will manage the COSHH 9 inspection schedule for you and let you know well in advance when inspections are due

For all local exhaust ventilation testing and inspection requirements, contact ISI.

LEV inspection services available throughout the UK.

Need more information about COSHH?

See more information about COSHH regulations >

A full list of LEV items requiring COSHH inspection is available here >.


Or call our helpful LEV Plant inspection specialist team on 01675 481779 for advice and information

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