A practical guide on best practice for preventing or mitigating asbestos risk in workplaces where there is (or may be) exposure to asbestos, for employers, workers and work inspectors

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EU
Rumänien
Romanian
2006

Beskrivning

The guide presents, in accessible language accompanied by numerous figures, the basic facts about asbestos. It also outlines prevention and protection measures to avoid or reduce exposure to asbestos at work. It is a translation into Romanian of a guideline of the same title published by the Senior Labour Inspectors' Committee (SLIC).

Other data

Sector / Industry covered: 
BYGGVERKSAMHET
Rivning av hus och byggnader
Provider: 
Senior Labour Inspectors' Committee — SLIC
Tasks covered: 
Construction
Installing or Removing Insulation
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 2. Reducing / minimising the risk by organisational measures, e.g. reducing the number of workers exposed
Level 3. Reducing / minimising the risk by personal measures (PPE)
Training / guidance
Hygiene measures
Purpose of the material: 
Guidance
Target group: 
Employers
Safety officers
Workers

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