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No Time to Lose — silica fast facts infographics

Visual resources
Zjednoczone Królestwo
English
2016

Opis

The 'No Time to Lose' campaign of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) aims to make carcinogenic exposure issues more widely understood and to help businesses take action. The infographics provide infomation about silica dust: How much silica is contained in different construction materials, Fast facts and statistics about exposure to silica and fatalities, The telltale signs of lung cancer. 

Other data

Sector / Industry covered: 
BUDOWNICTWO
Provider: 
IOSH — Institution of Occupational Safety and Health
Tasks covered: 
Construction
Hazard - physical state: 
Dusts
Hazard - health effects: 
Carcinogens
Irritants
Other
Exposure route: 
Inhalation
Substance Description: 

respirable crystalline silica

CAS Number: 
14808-60-7
EC number: 
238-878-4
Prevention measures: 
Training / guidance
Purpose of the material: 
Warning message / Alert
Target group: 
Workers

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