Prevention tips: heat stress at work

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Španělsko
Spanish
2015

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The video is about exposure to heat and sun radiation when working outside. Animated figures provide guidance for workers working outside on preventing heat stress. They explain the effect of heat on the human body and outline how to prevent heat stress. They also explain what to do to help workers who have collapsed from heat stress. The purpose of the video is to provide information, but it is also to raise awareness. The video is subtitled.

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Sector / Industry covered: 
ZEMĚDĚLSTVÍ, LESNICTVÍ A RYBÁŘSTVÍ
STAVEBNICTVÍ
Provider: 
Business Confederation of the North of Madrid — CENOR
Tasks covered: 
Working Outdoors
Hazard - physical state: 
Other
Hazard - health effects: 
Carcinogens
Heat
Exposure route: 
Dermal contact
Skin absorption
Substance Description: 

solar radiation/UV radiation, when working outside

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: 
Awareness raising
General information
Target group: 
Workers

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