Model solutions for automotive paint shops

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Finsko
Finnish
2009

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The leaflet is part of a series of sectoral publications to help companies, in particular small and medium-sized companies, to manage the risks posed by dangerous substances at workplaces. This leaflet is intended to help automotive paint shops to manage the risk of solvents and isocyantates at their workplaces. It provides information about how to work with these substances, typical chemicals and prevention measures. Checklists for employers and workers are also provided. Two additional leaflets are provided to help companies in managing their risks:

  1. a leaflet about ventilation in automotive paint shops: https://www.ttl.fi/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/Malliratkaisu_Ruiskumaalaus_ja_lakkaus.pdf
  2. a leaflet about prevention measures when mixing paint and cleaning tools: https://www.ttl.fi/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/Malliratkaisu_Maalien_sekoitus_savytys_ja_tyovalineiden_puhdistus.pdf

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Sector / Industry covered: 
Sklenářské, malířské a natěračské práce
Opravy a údržba motorových vozidel, kromě motocyklů
Provider: 
Finnish Institute of Occupational Health — FIOH
Tasks covered: 
Applying Surface Coatings
Miscellaneous
Hazard - physical state: 
Aerosols
Dusts
Gases
Liquids
Nanoparticles (airborne liquids/solids including smoke or mist)
Hazard - health effects: 
Allergens
Asthmagens
Carcinogens
Exposure route: 
Inhalation
Substance Description: 

solvents, isocyantates

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: 
Guidance
Risk assessment
Target group: 
Employers
Managers
Safety officers
Workers

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