Exposure to chemical substances and biological agents

Visual resources
Španělsko
Language free
2016

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The video shows workers working in textile cleaning. They are exposed to chemical substances and to biological agents and suffer from itchy skin and breathing problems. The video is animated and language-free and provides advice to prevent exposure to biological agents and dangerous substances.

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Sector / Industry covered: 
Praní a chemické čištění textilních a kožešinových výrobků
Provider: 
Excellence and Guarantee for Health at Work — egarsat
Tasks covered: 
Cleaning or Disinfecting
Biological hazard: 
Microbiological hazards (Microorganism)
Hazard - physical state: 
Aerosols
Gases
Liquids
Hazard - health effects: 
Allergens
Skin sensitisers
Irritants
Exposure route: 
Dermal contact
Inhalation
Substance Description: 

substances used in dry cleaning and microorganism occuring in the textile cleaning

Prevention measures: 
Level 3. Reducing / minimising the risk by personal measures (PPE)
Hygiene measures
Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
Target group: 
Workers

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