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Guidelines on Occupational Dermatitis

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Guidelines on Occupational Dermatitis
  • Īrija
Provider: 
Health and Safety Authority
Available in languages: 
English
Apraksts: 

The objective of the guidance is to provide useful information to enable employers and employees manage the prevention of occupational dermatitis in workplaces. The guidelines describe occupational dermatitis and the substances which cause it. They also give good practical advice on complying with health and safety legislation including the carrying out of a Risk Assessment. 

Sector / Industry covered: 
Neattiecas uz konkrētu nozari
Biological hazard: 
Other
Hazard - physical state: 
Dusts
Liquids
Solids
Vapours
Hazard - health effects: 
Skin sensitisers
Irritants
Exposure route: 
Dermal contact
Substance description
Substance description: 

Skin irritants and sensitizers such as Chromates, Epoxy resins, Formaldehyde, Degreasers, Alkalis, Acids, Adhesives...

CAS Number: 
50-00-0
Prevention measures: 
Level 3. Reducing / minimising the risk by personal measures (PPE)
Hygiene measures
Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
General information
Type
Type: 
MS information
Target group: 
Employers
Managers
Occupational health physician
Workers
Workers representatives
Publikācijas gads: 
2009