Working with hazardous substances can be harmful to health. When products are used as degreasers, paints and adhesives, dangerous substances can be ingested by inhalation or skin contact. This can give rise to health problems. Consider irritation of skin and respiratory tract. Certain substances, such as solvents, may cause lasting damage in long term long term exposure. Therefore, serious attention should be paid to hazardous substances. By deliberately working with dangerous substances, you can avoid the risks
The online Health Check Dangerous Substances is the practical effect of the Arboca, logus. As a result, employers and workers can:
• identify and record dangerous substances in the plant; • Checken or the safe working method is working with the dangerous substances; And• Ensure safe working practices with the different substances in the shop floor.
By completing the Improvements check and working in accordance with safe practice, you will work in accordance with the ArboCatalogue and thus the Arbowet.
This brochure explains: • When substances are dangerous and how to recognise them; • The design and background of the improvement check Dangerous substances; • The risks and legislation underpinning the Improvement of Dangerous Substances; • Safe practices with dangerous substances in the workplace; • The relationship between the ArboCatalogue and the Dutch legislation; And• The instruments containing 5xbetter in the field of dangerous substances for you.