Preventing occupational risks when handling fertilisers

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Španělsko
Spanish
2013

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This booklet provides information for employers and workers about working with fertilisers safely. It explains, in a simple way with little text and many pictures, how to safely handle fertilisers. It focuses on the application of fertilisers, the storage of fertilisers and protective equipment.

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Sector / Industry covered: 
ZEMĚDĚLSTVÍ, LESNICTVÍ A RYBÁŘSTVÍ
Provider: 
Galician Institute of Occupational Health and Safety — ISSGA
Tasks covered: 
Other
Hazard - physical state: 
Dusts
Liquids
Solids
Hazard - health effects: 
Asthmagens
Carcinogens
Mutagens
Reprotoxic substances
Toxic substances
Exposure route: 
Dermal contact
Inhalation
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)
Purpose of the material: 
Guidance
Target group: 
Employers
Managers
Safety officers
Supervisor
Workers

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