Summary - Green jobs and occupational safety and health: Foresight on new and emerging risks associated with new technologies by 2020

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EU
English
2013

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This summary presents a foresight study that has identified possible future scenarios for OSH in green jobs, given developments in green technologies, under different economic and social conditions. A full report with more details on the methodology and findings is also available.

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Sector / Industry covered: 
ZPRACOVATELSKÝ PRŮMYSL
Výroba, přenos a rozvod elektřiny
Příprava k likvidaci a likvidace odpadů
Provider: 
Eurpean Agency for Safety and Health at Work
Tasks covered: 
Construction
Working Indoors
Working Outdoors
Other
Biological hazard: 
Biochemical hazards
Fungi
Viruses
Bacteria
Hazard - physical state: 
Aerosols
Dusts
Fibres
Gases
Liquids
Nanoparticles (airborne liquids/solids including smoke or mist)
Solids
Vapours
Hazard - health effects: 
Allergens
Skin sensitisers
Asphyxiants
Carcinogens
Toxic substances
Exposure route: 
Dermal contact
Inhalation
Substance Description: 

 

Prevention measures: 
Level 1. Elimination of hazards
Level 1. Substitution
Level 2. Technical measures, e.g. local exhaust ventilation
Level 3. Reducing / minimising the risk by personal measures (PPE)
Purpose of the material: 
General information
Report
Target group: 
All (no specific target group)

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