Peter Tyrer — a former animal health inspector

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Storbritannien
English
2014

Beskrivning

The former animal health inspector in this video suffered pesticide (organosphosphate) intoxication during sheep dipping, which had lasting health impairment consequences. In his testimonial, he warns people to protect themselves as much as possible when working with such chemicals.

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Sector / Industry covered: 
JORDBRUK, SKOGSBRUK OCH FISKE
Veterinärverksamhet
Provider: 
HSE — Health and Safety Executive
Tasks covered: 
Applying Pesticides
Hazard - physical state: 
Aerosols
Liquids
Hazard - health effects: 
Neurotoxic substances
Toxic substances
Exposure route: 
Skin absorption
Substance Description: 

pesticides

Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
Warning message / Alert
Target group: 
Workers

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