Occupational guidance: agriculture, forestry and fishing

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Estonsko
Estonian
2013

Popis

The guide provides an overview of some of the most common occupational safety and health problem in agriculture, forestry and fishing sectors. Among other hazards, the guidance specifies chemicals used in those sectors. It concentrates on pesticides, ammonia, dusts, desinfectants etc. The guidance provides the most important requirements in handling chemicals in argiculture, forestry and fishing.

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Sector / Industry covered: 
ZEMĚDĚLSTVÍ, LESNICTVÍ A RYBÁŘSTVÍ
Provider: 
Working Life Portal
Tasks covered: 
Applying Pesticides
Cleaning or Disinfecting
Contact with Humans or Animals
Handling Insects
Handling Plants
Working Outdoors
Biological hazard: 
Microbiological hazards (Microorganism)
Hazard - physical state: 
Aerosols
Dusts
Gases
Liquids
Hazard - health effects: 
Allergens
Carcinogens
Toxic substances
Exposure route: 
Bites and stings
Dermal contact
Inhalation
Substance Description: 

Asbestos, pesticides

CAS Number: 
1332-21-4
EC number: 
603-721-4
Prevention measures: 
Level 1. Substitution
Level 3. Reducing / minimising the risk by personal measures (PPE)
Training / guidance
Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
Guidance
Target group: 
Employers
Managers
Safety officers
Workers

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