The Centre for Workplace Health
(CWH) at the Health and Safety Laboratory (HSL) in
Buxton is a specialist tertiary referral centre for the
investigation of workplace ill health.
The CWH offers a clinical examination to include
standardised tests for the evaluation of workers with hand-arm
vibration syndrome (HAVS), or suspected HAVS, with or without
carpal tunnel syndrome, for Tier 5 health
surveillance or for the investigation of complex cases.
Information about health surveillance for workers exposed to
hand arm vibration can be found on the HSE website .
For more information about the Tier 5
assessment, please click here.
For information about two or one day training courses in HAVS,
please click here.
If you would like to discuss a case, or to make a referral
please contact the CWH on 0203 3028 3706 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.