Asbestos and health

Visual resources
Italie
Italian
2008

Description

The video outlines a Veneto Region project, which provides a periodic health monitoring programme for 30,000 people who have been exposed to asbestos at work. The importance of the early diagnosis of asbestos-related diseases is mentioned.

Other data

Sector / Industry covered: 
Services de soutien aux industries extractives
Services auxiliaires des transports par eau
Manutention
Provider: 
Prevention and Safety Service in the Workplace
Tasks covered: 
Mining or Quarrying
Other
Hazard - physical state: 
Fibres
Hazard - health effects: 
Carcinogens
Exposure route: 
Ingestion
Inhalation
Substance Description: 

Asbestos

CAS Number: 
1332-21-4
Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
Target group: 
All (no specific target group)

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