Safety gloves: find the right ones

Visual resources
Germany
German
2016

Description

The video is designed for young workers in the hairdressing and beauty sectors. It is one of three videos concerning the protection of hands in hairdressing. When the skin is in frequent contact with water and dangerous substances, it can be damaged. Using gloves can protect the hands, but there are many different types of protective gloves available. It is necessary to select the most appropriate gloves for the task. The short video is intended to support young workers in selecting the appropriate protective gloves.

Other data

Sector / Industry covered: 
Hairdressing and other beauty treatment
Provider: 
German Statutory Accident Insurance for Health and Welfare Services — BGW
Tasks covered: 
Handling Chemicals
Other
Hazard - physical state: 
Liquids
Hazard - health effects: 
Allergens
Skin sensitisers
Other
Exposure route: 
Dermal contact
Prevention measures: 
Level 3. Reducing / minimising the risk by personal measures (PPE)
Training / guidance
Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
Guidance
Target group: 
Employers
Pupils
Supervisor
Trainees
Workers

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