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The film was produced by the Swiss television RTS1. It is used by the Swiss Federal Coordination Commission for Health and Safety EKAS for the prevention campaign in agriculture "Angels of the farms". A farmer's wife reports about the fatal accident of her husband and father on the farm. Both farmers were working in a silo and asphyxiated by carbon monoxid gases. She tells about the accident and her life after the accident. It is a testimony.

 

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Sector / Industry covered: 
MEZŐGAZDASÁG, ERDŐGAZDÁLKODÁS, HALÁSZAT
Provider: 
Swiss Federal Coordination Commission for Health and Safety EKAS
Tasks covered: 
Other
Hazard - physical state: 
Gases
Hazard - health effects: 
Asphyxiants
Exposure route: 
Inhalation
Substance Description: 

carbon monoxide

CAS Number: 
630-08-0
EC number: 
211-128-3
Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
Target group: 
All (no specific target group)

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