Guidance on exposure to asbestos

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Rumänien
Romanian
2013

Beskrivning

The guide provides support in understanding the legal provisions regarding asboestos at work. It gives examples of asbestos-containing materials and it provides examples of prevention measures and monitoring techniques. The guide is part of a series of guidance documents published by the Romanian occupational safety and health (OSH) Institute as part of the Sectorial Plan 2009-2012 of the Romanian Ministry of Labour.

Other data

Sector / Industry covered: 
Not sector specific
Provider: 
National Research and Development Institute on Occupational Safety — INCDPM 'Alexandru Darabont'
Hazard - physical state: 
Fibres
Hazard - health effects: 
Carcinogens
Exposure route: 
Inhalation
Substance Description: 

asbestos

CAS Number: 
1332-21-4
EC number: 
603-721-4
Prevention measures: 
Level 1. Elimination of hazards
Level 2. Technical measures, e.g. local exhaust ventilation
Level 3. Reducing / minimising the risk by personal measures (PPE)
Purpose of the material: 
General information
Guidance
Target group: 
All (no specific target group)

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