Asbestos — don't be a victim of this hidden killer!

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English
2010

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If workers are working on buildings that were built or refurbished before 2000, asbestos could be present in places they might not expect. Workers need to know how to avoid the risks and protect themselves against this lethal material. The poster shows a drill entering blood-coloured asbestos.

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Sector / Industry covered: 
STAVEBNICTVÍ
Provider: 
HSE — Health and Safety Executive
Tasks covered: 
Construction
Hazard - physical state: 
Fibres
Hazard - health effects: 
Carcinogens
Irritants
Other
Exposure route: 
Inhalation
Substance Description: 

asbestos

CAS Number: 
1332-21-4
Prevention measures: 
Training / guidance
Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
Warning message / Alert
Target group: 
Workers

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