Selection - use of protective gloves for exposure to chemicals

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Řecko
Greek
2014

Popis

The Guide is provided in an accessible file in the official website of the Ministry of Labour. It includes guidance concerning the proper selection of protective gloves against chemicals. It reports several types of gloves as well as the advantages and disadvantages of each one that are intended for specific conditions and exposure in a variety of chemical substances. It also includes guidance concerning the leak testing for gloves made out of latex or synthetic materials and information to the employees how to use the gloves properly.    

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Sector / Industry covered: 
Not sector specific
Provider: 
Hellenic Ministry of Labour, Social Security & Social Solidarity
Biological hazard: 
Microbiological hazards (Microorganism)
Hazard - physical state: 
Dusts
Liquids
Hazard - health effects: 
Skin sensitisers
Irritants
Toxic substances
Heat
Cold
Infection
Exposure route: 
Dermal contact
Skin absorption
Prevention measures: 
Level 3. Reducing / minimising the risk by personal measures (PPE)
Training / guidance
Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
General information
Guidance
Risk assessment
Target group: 
All (no specific target group)

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