This page provides information on the importance of skin protection. The following sections give more information on specific topics for different partners: employers, employees and trainees (What are work-related skin diseases?, Latex allergies, How does exposure happen?, How can they be prevented?, High-risk jobs, What does the law say?) and H&S and medical professionals (Causes of skin disease, Structure and functions of the skin, Understanding the causes, Skin infections, Causative agents, Managing exposure risks, Legal requirements, Information for inspectors, Training resources).
- Case studies (Photographic chemicals, Tiler, Hairdressing, Latex allergies in the healthcare sector, Catering industry, Meat processing, Paint manufacturing, Fabric coater).
- Image gallery.
- FAQs (General questions, Hairdressing FAQs, Catering FAQs, Cleaning FAQs, Dental practice FAQs).