Dangerous enclosed spaces

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Česká republika
Czech
2012

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A corporate flyer for employees of various construction professions. It introduces the principles and procedures for carrying out work in enclosed spaces (shafts, wells, pits, sewers, collectors, pipes, tanks). It gives an overview of the risks, emphasizing toxic gases and vapors and hazardous substances. It also stresses the risks of welding in these areas. It summarizes the principles of work safety.

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Sector / Industry covered: 
STAVEBNICTVÍ
Provider: 
Skanska a.s.
Tasks covered: 
Applying Surface Coatings
Cleaning or Disinfecting
Construction
Dyeing or Tanning
Handling Chemicals
Heating, Machining, or Welding Metal
Spill or Confined Space Accident
Hazard - physical state: 
Aerosols
Dusts
Gases
Liquids
Vapours
Hazard - health effects: 
Allergens
Asthmagens
Asphyxiants
Carcinogens
Neurotoxic substances
Irritants
Toxic substances
Fire and explosion
Heat
Exposure route: 
Dermal contact
Inhalation
Ocular (through eyes)
Skin absorption
Prevention measures: 
Level 2. Technical measures, e.g. local exhaust ventilation
Level 2. Reducing / minimising the risk by organisational measures, e.g. reducing the number of workers exposed
Level 3. Reducing / minimising the risk by personal measures (PPE)
Training / guidance
Hygiene measures
Target group: 
Employers
Managers
OSH consultant
Safety officers
Workers
Workers representatives

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