Abbreviations & Meanings

IMS Doc Ref: 2.0.1

Contents

1.0          Purpose & Scope.

2.0          Meanings Organizations References.

3.0          References Documentation.

1.0          Purpose & Scope:

 

1.1          The purpose of the Meanings Document is to bring clarity and to ensures that everybody understands the meanings of all Abbreviations used all the IMS documentation in the Integrated Management System.

2.0          Meanings Organizations References:

 

2.1          OHSAS 18001 – Occupational Health and Safety Assessment Series (Worldwide)

 

2.2           ISO 14001 – International Standards Organization (Worldwide)

 

2.3          HSA – Health and Safety Authority (Ireland Only).

 

2.4          HSE – Health Service Executive Ireland (Ireland Only).

 

2.5          HSE – Health and Safety Executive (United Kingdom Only).

 

2.6           OSHA – Occupational Safety and Health Administration (United States of America Only).

 

2.7           EU-OSHA – European Agency for Safety and Health at Work.

 

2.8           PHCC – Pre-Hospital Care Council (Ireland Only).

 

2.9           AHA – American Heart Association, (United States of America Only).

 

2.10        HSI – Health and Safety Institute (United States of America Only).

 

2.11        GWO – Global Wind Organization (Worldwide).

 

2.12        EN – European Standardization (European Union Only).

 

2.13        ANSI – American National Standards Institute (United States of America Only).

 

2.14        ERC – European Resuscitation Council (European Union Only).

 

2.15        ASTM – American Society for Testing and Materials (United States of America Only).

 

2.16        SPRAT – Society of Professional Rope Access Technicians. (Worldwide).

 

2.17        WAHG – Working at Height Group.

 

2.18        TSLA – Tech Safety Lines Academy.

 

2.19        NFPA – National Fire Protection Association (United States of America Only).

 

2.20        NIOSH – National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (United States of America Only).

 

2.21        CDC – Centres for Disease control and Prevention (United States of America Only).

 

2.22        AWEA – American Wind Energy Association (United States of America Only).

 

2.23        IWEA – Irish Wind Energy Association (Ireland Only).

 

2.24        QQI – Quality and Qualifications Ireland

 

2.25        EQF – European Qualifications Framework

 

3.0          References Documentation:

 

3.0           IMS – Integrated Management System (Hard Copies of Files) i.e. Dropbox

 

3.1           TMS – Training Management System.

 

3.2           CPN – Change Proposal Note.

 

3.3           No – Number.

 

3.4           OP – Operational Procedure.

 

3.5           TBC – To Be Completed.

 

3.6           TBD – To Be Determined.

 

3.7           RIDDO – Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrence.

 

3.8           JD – Job Description

 

3.9           JSA – Job Safety Analysis.

 

3.10        WI – Work Instruction.

 

3.11        Form – Documented Form.

 

3.12        HR – Human Recourses.

 

3.13        TBT – Tool Box Talk

 

3.14        NC – None Conformance.

 

3.15        L&S – Legal and Safety Team

 

3.16        IT – Integrated Technology.

 

3.17        KPI – Key Performance Indicators.

 

3.18        ERP – Emergency Response Plan

 

3.19        kN – Kilonewtons

 

3.20        kg – Kilograms

 

3.21        kgf – Kilograms of Force

 

3.22        ff – Fall Factor

 

3.23        ib – Pounds of Force

 

3.24        lel – Lower Explosive Limit.

 

3.25        uel – Upper Explosive Limit.

 

3.26        ppm – Parts per Million.

 

3.27        pid – Photo-Ionizing Detector.

 

3.28        RF – Radio Frequency Radiation.

 

3.29        ERT – Emergency Response Team.

 

3.30        ERRT – Emergency Response Rescue Team.

 

3.31        EMT – Emergency Medical Technician.

 

3.32        EMS – Emergency Medical Services.

 

3.33        RBU – Regional Business Unit.

 

3.34        S.O.W – Scheme of Work.

 

3.35        S.S.O.P – Safe System of Work Plan.

 

3.36        SRL – Self Retracting Lifeline.

 

3.37        SRD – Self Retracting Device.

 

3.38        MEWP – Mobile Elevated Work Platform.

 

3.39        ACRDD – Automatic Controlled Rate Device.

 

3.40        MCRDD – Manual Controlled Rate Device.

 

3.41        PDQ – Manufacture Name for a rescue device.

 

3.42        ENSA Kit – Manufacture Name for a rescue device.

 

3.43        DOC – Document.

 

3.44        AI – Authorised Instructor

 

3.45        ITP – Instructor Trainer Partner (Staff of a CP)

 

3.46        V – Vestas

 

3.47        NC-None-Conformity

 

3.48        CP – Corporate Partner

 

3.49        ITT – Instructor Trainer the Trainer

 

3.50        MIT – Master Instructor Trainer

 

3.51        TPG – Training Procedure Guidelines

 

3.52        TEQ – Training Equipment

 

3.53        IA – Internal Audit

 

3.54        IC – Internal Communications

 

3.55        SRA – Specific Risk Assessment

 

3.56        COBE – Code of Business Ethics

 

3.57        CCOBE – Contractor Code of Business Ethics

 

3.58        WAHGOMS – Working at Height Operational Management System

 

3.59        CWCs    – Contingent Workforce Contractors

 

3.60      SME – Subject Matter Expert

 

3.61     GI – General Industry

 

3.62     WTG – Wind Turbine Generator

 

3.63     WE – Wind Energy

 

3.64     TC – Telecommunications.

 

3.65     PU – Power and Utilities

 

3.66     ST – Specialist Training

 

3.67     OLP – Online Learning Platform

 

3.68     WBT – Web Based Training

 

3.69     BLC – Blended Learning Course’s

 

3.70     RSV – Remote Skills Verification

 

3.71     CQAD – Continuous Quality Assurance Development

 

3.72     QATP – Quality Assured Training Provider

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