Practical tools and guidance on dangerous substances

Επιπροσθέτως, τα κράτη μέλη, ευρωπαϊκά θεσμικά όργανα, ενώσεις επιχειρήσεων, κοινωνικοί εταίροι και άλλοι φορείς έχουν αναπτύξει διάφορα εργαλεία και έγγραφα καθοδήγησης για να συνδράμουν τις επιχειρήσεις κατά τη διεξαγωγή αποτελεσματικών και συνολικών αξιολογήσεων του κινδύνου. Τα εν λόγω εργαλεία αντιπροσωπεύουν ένα ευρύ φάσµα προσεγγίσεων για την αποτελεσματική διαχείριση επικίνδυνων ουσιών. Συχνά καλύπτουν συγκεκριμένες εργασίες, όπως πλήρωση και άντληση υγρών ή διεργασίες συγκόλλησης. Άλλες πηγές παρέχουν μια συνολική επισκόπηση μιας συγκεκριμένης ομάδας ουσιών, όπως οι ευαισθητοποιητές, ή επισημαίνουν συνήθεις κινδύνους σε ορισμένους τομείς.

Επιπλέον, εκτός από την υποστήριξη υψηλής ποιότητας αξιολογήσεων των κινδύνων, τα περισσότερα από τα εργαλεία αυτά περιλαμβάνουν ορθές πρακτικές λύσεις, επεξηγώντας με ποιο τρόπο μπορούν να μειωθούν οι κίνδυνοι σε συνήθεις εργασιακές καταστάσεις, συμπεριλαμβανομένης της έκθεσης σε επικίνδυνες ουσίες. Υπάρχουν επίσης εργαλεία για την υποστήριξη συγκεκριμένων παραγόντων, όπως, μεταξύ άλλων, επιθεωρητές εργασίας, μικρομεσαίες επιχειρήσεις και εκπρόσωποι των εργαζομένων. Επομένως, αξίζει να επισκεφτείτε τον δικτυακό τόπο ώστε να ενημερωθείτε για τη διαθέσιμη βοήθεια.

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European Agency for Safety and Health at Work EU CzechPortuguese, PortugalΕλληνικάEnglishSpanishFrenchCroatianLithuanianHungarianDutchPolishSlovak EU & international information

The website provides a summary report and the presentations of a Workshop held in March 2009 on reprotoxic substances and endocrine disrupters at the workplace.  
In the presentations, findings of a report by OSHA were presented and discussed and complemented with inputs from various exports of...

Országos Epidemiológiai Központ (OEK) Ουγγαρία Hungarian MS information

The aims of the guidance document are (1) to assist in the assessment of the risk of hepatitis B and C and HIV infection to healthcare workers and (2) to provide efficient prevention measures for and information on pre- and post-exposure prophylaxis, with particular emphasis on jobs at high risk.

Amt für Arbeitsschutz Hamburg Γερμανία German MS information

Workers working in an automotive workshop are exposed to many dangerous substances. The 'Hazardous Substances Check' helps automotive workshops to carry out a risk assessment and to decide on the protective measurements required, depending on the potential hazard. The 'Hazardous Substances Check'...

Deutsche Gesetzliche Unfallversicherung (DGUV) Γερμανία GermanEnglish MS information

The Nano-Portal 'Safe Handling of Nanomaterials' is the result of a project supported by German Social Accident Insurance (DGUV) and aims to further the knowledge about occupational safety and health in the fields of nanomaterials and nanotechnologies. The portal focuses on:


  • the awareness of...
European Agency for Safety and Health at Work EU CzechDanishGermanEstonianΕλληνικάEnglishSpanishFrenchItalianLatvianLithuanianHungarianDutchPolishSlovakSlovenianPortuguese, PortugalSwedish EU & international information

The factsheet explains what respiratory sensitisers are, provides information on the workplaces where they may occur and introduce prevention measures at all levels of the control hierarchy. The factsheet was developed for the 2003 European Week for Safety and Health at Work as part of a series of...

European Agency for Safety and Health at Work EU CzechDanishGermanEstonianΕλληνικάEnglishSpanishFrenchItalianLatvianLithuanianHungarianDutchPolishSlovakSlovenianFinnishSwedish EU & international information

For the 2003 European Week for Safety and Health at Work, EU-OSHA produced a series of factsheets containing information on occupational safety and health specifically in relation to dangerous substances. This factsheet contains information on skin sensitisers as well as preventive measures in...

European Agency for Safety and Health at Work EU BulgarianCzechDanishGermanEstonianΕλληνικάEnglishFrenchItalianLatvianLithuanianHungarianMaltiDutchPolishRomanianSlovakSlovenianSpanishSwedishPortuguese, Portugal EU & international information

This factsheet summarises a European Risk Observatory report on young workers, which aims to provide a review of the hazards that young workers are exposed to at work. It does this by analysing statistics and studies, and selected case studies of prevention. Many of the sectors and occupations that...

European Agency for Safety and Health at Work EU DanishGermanEstonianΕλληνικάEnglishSpanishFrenchItalianDutchPolishSlovakSlovenianPortuguese, Portugal EU & international information

This factsheet outlines the risks of workers in educational establishments, including in laboratories.

 

European Agency for Safety and Health at Work EU CzechDanishGermanEstonianΕλληνικάEnglishSpanishFrenchItalianLatvianLithuanianHungarianDutchPolishSlovakSlovenianPortuguese, PortugalSwedish EU & international information

This short factsheet provides an overview of the basic risk management related to dangerous substances at the workplace. It briefly describes legal obligations and outlines the process of risk assessment and implementation of preventive measures.

European Agency for Safety and Health at Work EU CzechΕλληνικάEnglishFrenchIcelandicItalianMaltiDutch EU & international information

Workplace safety depends on risk awareness. Employers and workers need to know the dangerous substances that exist in the workplace and how to deal with them. This factsheet offers hints for successful communication in the workplace about dangerous substances, including the use of safety data sheets...