Car body mechanics and painting — making use of good practice in collective prevention

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Francie
French
2015

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The document helps car repair shop managers to reduce exposure to dangerous substances by inhalation. It helps managers to assess the health risks posed by chemical substances (solvents, exhaust and welding fumes, etc.) and to verify measures taken, and it provides advice on prevention.

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Sector / Industry covered: 
Opravy a údržba motorových vozidel, kromě motocyklů
Provider: 
Carsat Rhône-Alpes
Tasks covered: 
Applying Surface Coatings
Cleaning or Disinfecting
Handling Chemicals
Heating, Machining, or Welding Metal
Hazard - physical state: 
Aerosols
Dusts
Nanoparticles (airborne liquids/solids including smoke or mist)
Vapours
Hazard - health effects: 
Allergens
Carcinogens
Reprotoxic substances
Neurotoxic substances
Toxic substances
Exposure route: 
Inhalation
Prevention measures: 
Level 1. Substitution
Level 2. Technical measures, e.g. local exhaust ventilation
Level 3. Reducing / minimising the risk by personal measures (PPE)
Training / guidance
Hygiene measures
Purpose of the material: 
Guidance
Target group: 
Managers
Safety officers

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