HASNO Handler

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HASNO Handler
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  1. Every hazardous substance site with above trigger quantities Must have which FOUR requirements?
    a. A person in Charge.

    b. An approved handler.

    c. A Hazardous Substance register.

    d. A direct line to the fire department.
  2. Match the Hazardous Classifications of the following substances with a line from substance to class. (ie: Draw one line from left hand column to match the corresponding answer in the right hand column.
    Flammable Liquid.                      Class 2

    High Pressure Gas                      Class 5

    Hydrogen Peroxide                     Class 3

    Aquatic Ecotoxin                        Class 9
  3. Answer yes or no to the following phrases.

    A class 2 flammable GAS can cause an explosion when above the LEL (Lower Explosive Limit) range.
    YES - A class 2 flammable GAS can cause an explosion when above the LEL (Lower Explosive Limit) range.
  4. Answer yes or no to the following phrases.

    A class 3 flammable solvent should be kept near too Ignition sources
    NO - A class 3 flammable solvent should not be kept near too Ignition sources
  5. Answer yes or no to the following phrases.

    Class 5 Oxidisers should be kept separate from fuel sources.
    YES - Class 5 Oxidisers should be kept separate from fuel sources.
  6. Answer yes or no to the following phrases.

    Class 9 Liquid hazardous substances should be kept separate from storm water Drains
    YES - Class 9 Liquid hazardous substances should be kept separate from storm water Drains
  7. Tick the correct Phrases.

    HSNO property performance controls:
    Prevent hazard occurring

    Protect from effects of the Hazard

    Manage property assets in a fixed assets registar
  8. Cross out the following that are NOT HSNO regulation controls:
    Unbrellas for inspection stands

    Security precautions

    Segregation requirements

    Emergency management requirements

    Hazardous atmoshere zone requirements

    Approved Handlers

    Tracking requirements

    Hazardous Locations

    Fire Alarm systems for office buildings


  9. Tick the correct Definition of the HSNO Act purpose.
    a. "Prevent the Environment and health and safety of people and communities by preventing or managing the adverse effects of hazardous substances and mew organisms".

    b. "To protect the property  assets of companies in order to keep New Zealands industries profitable".
  10. Tick which of the following penalties can apply to a person who commits an offence under the act:
    a. A fine of over $70.000 per day

    b. A fine of up to $50.000 per day

    c.  A  total fine of over $600.000

    d. A term not exceeding 3 months imprisonment
  11. Tick which  of the following is correct.
    A compliance order means that a person nust cease or take action outlined in the compliance order

    A compliance order can be ignored if it considered to be unreasonable
  12. Answer yes or no to the following phrases.

    If you cannot find the correct legislation, this is a valid defence for not complying with the HSNO act.
    NO - If you cannot find the correct legislation, this is not a valid defence for not complying with the HSNO act.
  13. Answer yes or no to the following phrases.

    The HSNO act and associate regulations can be obtained online at government websites.
    YES - The HSNO act and associate regulations can be obtained online at government websites.
  14. Methyl alcohol (Methanol) is a class 3 and class 6 substance and class 9 Ecotoxic. whichof the following are required precautions under the HSNO act to take when handling >1001 of this product. Circle the correct answer YES or NO for each question.

    Ensure a medical professional is available
    NO - the availability  of a medical professional is not required under the Classifications
  15. Methyl alcohol (Methanol) is a class 3 and class 6 substance and class 9 Ecotoxic. which of the following are required precautions under the HSNO act to take when handling >1001 of this product. Answer YES or NO for each question.

    Ensure no ignition sources are present.
    YES - Ensure no ignition sources are present.
  16. Methyl alcohol (Methanol) is a class 3 and class 6 substance and class 9 Ecotoxic. which of the following are required precautions under the HSNO act to take when handling >1001 of this product. Answer YES or NO for each question.

    Wear glasses and Gloves when handling concentrated Methanol.
    YES - Wear glasses and Gloves when handling concentrated Methanol.
  17. Methyl alcohol (Methanol) is a class 3 and class 6 substance and class 9 Ecotoxic. which of the following are required precautions under the HSNO act to take when handling >1001 of this product. Answer YES or NO for each question.

    Have Bunds or compounds around Trigger Quantities of product
    YES - Have Bunds or compounds around Trigger Quantities of product
  18. Mark which of the following are knowledge requirements by approved handlers under the Act. Answer Yes or No as appropriate.

    -the hazard classifications of those hazardous substances for which he or she is to be an approved handler.
    Yes - -the hazard classifications of those hazardous substances for which he or she is to be an approved handler.
  19. Mark which of the following are knowledge requirements by approved handlers under the Act. Answer Yes or No as appropriate.

    -the adverse effects that could be caused by each of those substances.
    YES -  -the adverse effects that could be caused by each of those substances.
  20. Mark which of the following are knowledge requirements by approved handlers under the Act. Answer Yes or No as appropriate.

    -the controls that are imposed under the Act in respect of those substances
    YES-the controls that are imposed under the Act in respect of those substances.
  21. Mark which of the following are knowledge requirements by approved handlers under the Act. Answer Yes or No as appropriate.

    -his or  her obligations and liabilities under the Act as an approved handler, including:

    *the purposes and principals of the act.
    *the offence and defence provisions of the act; and
    *the penalties and liabilities imposed by the act; and
    *the effect of the compliance order.
    YES - -his or  her obligations and liabilities under the Act as an approved handler, including:*the purposes and principals of the act.*the offence and defence provisions of the act; and*the penalties and liabilities imposed by the act; and*the effect of the compliance order.
  22. Mark which of the following are knowledge requirements by approved handlers under the Act. Answer Yes or No as appropriate.

    which regulations apply in respect of those substances, and where those regulations can be obtained.
    YES -which regulations apply in respect of those substances, and where those regulations can be obtained.
  23. Mark which of the following are knowledge requirements by approved handlers under the Act. Answer Yes or No as appropriate.

    any conditions of his or her test certificate as an approved handler
    YES - any conditions of his or her test certificate as an approved handler.
  24. Mark which of the following are knowledge requirements by approved handlers under the Act. Answer Yes or No as appropriate.

    if regulations require a person handling hazardous substances to comply with a code of practice approved by the authority of that code of practice.
    YES - if regulations require a person handling hazardous substances to comply with a code of practice approved by the authority of that code of practice.
  25. Mark which of the following are knowledge requirements by approved handlers under the Act. Answer Yes or No as appropriate.

    the precautions required to prevent injury to a person or damage to the environment by any of those substances.
    YES - the precautions required to prevent injury to a person or damage to the environment by any of those substances.
  26. Mark which of the following are knowledge requirements by approved handlers under the Act. Answer Yes or No as appropriate.

    the procedures to adopt in an emergency involving these substances.
    YES - the procedures to adopt in an emergency involving these substances.
  27. Mark which of the following are knowledge requirements by approved handlers under the Act. Answer Yes or No as appropriate.

    Knowledge of operating equipment and protective clothing.
    YES - Knowledge of operating equipment and protective clothing.
  28. List TWO precautionary measures that should be considered when handling each of the following items.

    Flammable liquids
    Flammable liquids

    • Wear appropriate PPE
    • Remove from any sources of ignition
    • Ensure correct storage and signage
    • if decanted into another container, ensure correct labeling.
  29. List TWO precautionary measures that should be considered when handling each of the following items.

    Flammable gas
    Flammable gas

    • Wear appropriate PPE
    • Remove from any sources of ignition
    • Separate from other classes
    • substance register
  30. List TWO precautionary measures that should be considered when handling each of the following items.

    Toxic Substance
    Toxic Substance

    • Wear appropriate PPE
    • Separate from other classes
    • substance register
    • Ensure secondary containment
  31. List TWO precautionary measures that should be considered when handling each of the following items.

    Eco-Toxic substance
    Eco-Toxic substance

    • Wear appropriate PPE
    • Separate from other classes
    • substance register
    • Ensure secondary containment
  32. Freon 41  (Methyl Fluoride) refrigerate is a Class 2.1.1A substance. which of the following are precautions under the HSNO Act to take when handling this product. Answer Yes or No as appropriate.

    You Can store indoors more than 20kg for a non rated private dwelling.
    NO - You Can't store indoors more than 20kg for a non rated private dwelling.
  33. Freon 41  (Methyl Fluoride) refrigerate is a Class 2.1.1A substance. which of the following are precautions under the HSNO Act to take when handling this product. Answer Yes or No as appropriate.

    Ensure no ignition sources are present
    YES  - Ensure no ignition sources are present
  34. Freon 41  (Methyl Fluoride) refrigerate is a Class 2.1.1A substance. which of the following are precautions under the HSNO Act to take when handling this product. Answer Yes or No as appropriate.

    Signage is required for over 50kg of flammable refrigerant.
    YES - Signage is required for over 50kg of flammable refrigerant.
  35. Freon 41  (Methyl Fluoride) refrigerate is a Class 2.1.1A substance. which of the following are precautions under the HSNO Act to take when handling this product. Answer Yes or No as appropriate.

    Can be stored immediately alongside class 3,4 and 5 products.
    NO - Can't be stored immediately alongside class 3,4 and 5 products.
  36. Freon 41  (Methyl Fluoride) refrigerate is a Class 2.1.1A substance. which of the following are precautions under the HSNO Act to take when handling this product. Answer Yes or No as appropriate.

    Follow AS/NZS1596 and/or approved code of practice for installation.
    YES - Follow AS/NZS1596 and/or approved code of practice for installation.

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