Occupational lead exposure

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Maďarsko
Hungarian
2010

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This guidance document, which is aimed primarily at occupational physicians, provides an overview of the jobs in which there is a risk of exposure to lead. It discusses the legal requirements (paying particular attention to vulnerable groups), lead absorption, toxic effects, preventive measures, exposure assessment, biological monitoring and health surveillance.

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Sector / Industry covered: 
Not sector specific
Provider: 
National Public Health Center — Occupational Health Department
Hazard - physical state: 
Dusts
Nanoparticles (airborne liquids/solids including smoke or mist)
Vapours
Hazard - health effects: 
Neurotoxic substances
Toxic substances
Exposure route: 
Ingestion
Inhalation
Substance Description: 

lead

CAS Number: 
7439-92-1
EC number: 
231-100-4
Prevention measures: 
Training / guidance
Hygiene measures
Purpose of the material: 
Guidance
Target group: 
Occupational health physician

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