Skin protection in metalworking

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Germania
German

Descriere

The film is about the risks to your skin when you are working with metal, as well as the function of your skin and measures you can take to protect your hands. About 95% of all work-related skin diseases in metalworking concern the hands. Different protective gloves and protective creams exist, depending on the work you are doing. The film shows you how to use protective gloves and protective creams properly.

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Sector / Industry covered: 
Industria metalurgică
Industria construcţiilor metalice şi a produselor din metal, exclusiv maşini, utilaje şi instalaţii
Provider: 
Statutory accident insurance association for wood- and metalworking — BGHW
Tasks covered: 
Heating, Machining, or Welding Metal
Manufacturing
Smelting and Casting Metal
Hazard - physical state: 
Dusts
Liquids
Solids
Hazard - health effects: 
Skin sensitisers
Carcinogens
Mutagens
Irritants
Heat
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
Training
Target group: 
Safety officers
Trainers
Workers

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