Lead in terms of work safety - Legislation, poisoning and exposure reduction

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Tjeckien
Czech
2018

Beskrivning

The website briefly summarizes the basic facts about lead, including relevant legislation. It is emphasized here who is at the greatest risk of lead poisoning, poisoning symptoms and also recommended precautions to minimize the risk to workers.

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Sector / Industry covered: 
Glas- och glasvarutillverkning
Stål- och metallframställning
Batteri- och ackumulatortillverkning
Avfallshantering; återvinning
Rivning av hus och byggnader
Provider: 
OSH Magazine
Tasks covered: 
Heating, Machining, or Welding Metal
Manufacturing
Removing Coatings
Smelting and Casting Metal
Hazard - physical state: 
Dusts
Vapours
Hazard - health effects: 
Reprotoxic substances
Toxic substances
Exposure route: 
Ingestion
Inhalation
Substance Description: 

Lead

CAS Number: 
7439-92-1
Prevention measures: 
Level 2. Technical measures, e.g. local exhaust ventilation
Level 3. Reducing / minimising the risk by personal measures (PPE)
Hygiene measures
Purpose of the material: 
General information
Target group: 
All (no specific target group)

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