Occupational safety in wood processing and furniture industry

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Estonsko
Estonian
2015

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The guidance gives a good overview of OSH hazards in wood processing industry, including chemicals. A special chapter is dedicated to wood dust.

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Sector / Industry covered: 
Výroba dřevěných, korkových, proutěných a slaměných výrobků
Výroba nábytku
Provider: 
Labour Inspectorate
Tasks covered: 
Manufacturing
Processing Materials
Hazard - physical state: 
Dusts
Hazard - health effects: 
Allergens
Carcinogens
Exposure route: 
Dermal contact
Inhalation
Substance Description: 

Wood dust

Prevention measures: 
Level 2. Technical measures, e.g. local exhaust ventilation
Level 2. Reducing / minimising the risk by organisational measures, e.g. reducing the number of workers exposed
Level 3. Reducing / minimising the risk by personal measures (PPE)
Training / guidance
Purpose of the material: 
Guidance
Risk assessment
Target group: 
Employers
Managers
Safety officers
Trainers
Workers
Workers representatives

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