Model solution — welding

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Finsko
Finnish
2016

Popis

The leaflet is about welding activities. It provides information about the risks associated with welding and the prevetion measures, such as wearing welding masks, safety gloves and goggles, as well as ventilation.

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Sector / Industry covered: 
Výroba základních kovů
Výroba kovových konstrukcí a kovodělných výrobků, kromě strojů a zařízení
Provider: 
Finnish Institute of Occupational Health — FIOH
Tasks covered: 
Heating, Machining, or Welding Metal
Hazard - physical state: 
Aerosols
Dusts
Gases
Solids
Hazard - health effects: 
Asthmagens
Carcinogens
Fire and explosion
Heat
Exposure route: 
Dermal contact
Inhalation
Ocular (through eyes)
Substance Description: 

welding fumes

Prevention measures: 
Level 2. Technical measures, e.g. local exhaust ventilation
Level 3. Reducing / minimising the risk by personal measures (PPE)
Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
Guidance
Target group: 
Employers
Managers
Safety officers
Supervisor
Workers

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