How asbestos kills

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Itálie
Italian
2012

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The video shows how asbestos fibres can bypass natural defence mechanisms, leading to diseases. Some of the captions are in English.

Other data

Sector / Industry covered: 
Not sector specific
Provider: 
Wise Society and the National Asbestos Observatory
Hazard - physical state: 
Fibres
Hazard - health effects: 
Carcinogens
Exposure route: 
Ingestion
Inhalation
Substance Description: 

Asbestos

CAS Number: 
1332-21-4
Prevention measures: 
Level 1. Elimination of hazards
Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
Target group: 
Employers
Managers
Occupational health physician
Supervisor
Workers

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