Managing risk in construction — airborne dust and fumes
Practical tools and guidance
- New Zealand
The short animated video highlights what prevention measures are required to protect workers from airborne dust and fumes on construction sites. The animation depicts a construction site on which a worker is cutting wood with a circular saw — the process is emitting wood dust into the environment. To rectify this, he acquires a local exhaust and proper personal protective equipment.
Airborne dusts and fumes