chapter  9
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Health controls in place to reduce the risks

Having completed the Safety Controls Checklist and identified the different types of methods or activities that exist to help control hazards, and reduce the likelihood that people will be harmed by them, you should be familiar with the process by now. However, as we have already seen, health hazards are not always so easily recognized and many of the controls in place may be taken for granted, and indeed assumed to be more effective than they might actually be in practice.