Why are fume extraction systems so important?

According to both local and international health and safety legislation, it is the responsibility of employers to protect the safety, health and welfare of their employees and customers. Failure on the part of the employers to do so can lead to costly legal action, poor employee and customer relations and potential fines. It is therefore extremely important to keep the health and wellbeing of your employees and customers in mind at all times.


There are many kinds of fumes that may occur in the workplace that are hazardous to one’s health, and continued exposure to these fumes (even in very small amounts) can be extremely detrimental to one’s health, causing respiratory diseases and asthma attacks.

Where are fume extraction systems commonly used?

Fume extraction systems are particularly useful and necessary in the restaurant industry to ensure the health and safety of both employees and customers. In restaurants, fume extraction systems are typically used to safely extract cooking fumes from kitchens, as well as to extract smoke produced by cigarettes from smoking areas.

Benefits of using fume extraction systems

There are numerous health and safety benefits associated with the installation of a fume extraction systems, including:


•  Protecting employee and customer health

•  Ensuring compliance with health and safety regulations

•  Increasing production speeds

•  Avoiding possible health related fines

•  Reducing complaints regarding fumes, odours and vapours

•  Reducing risk of product contamination

•  Reducing downtime

•  Providing a better working environment

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