Category - Chemical

Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing All kinds of risks at work Biological Chemical Injury, Poisoning & External causes (e.g. Accidents) Legislation Physical Safety, Accident risk

Orientation on Health and Safety for New Agricultural Workers

This interactive lesson teaches about safety behavior, legislation and recognition of job-related hazards. Furthermore, the lesson is a guide in hazards that are common in the broad range of agricultural work, including...

Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing All kinds of risks at work Biological Chemical Injury, Poisoning & External causes (e.g. Accidents) Respiratory diseases Safety, Accident risk

Health, Safety and Environment: A Series of Trade Union Education Manuals for Agricultural Workers

This material consists of a series of training manuals, made for educators of agricultural workers to tackle their health, safety and environmental problems. The manuals do not generally consist of ready-to-use...

Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing All kinds of sectors Chemical Construction Manufacturing Mining Neoplasms (cancer) Occupational and Work-Related Diseases Oil and Gas Extraction Physical

Occupational & environmental cancer: recognition and prevention

This module teaches how to recognize occupational and environmental cancer and how to respond to this finding. It is designed for primary healthcare providers (physicians, specialists, nurses) and anyone with an...

All kinds of risks at work All kinds of sectors Biological Chemical Domains, Instruments and Tools for OSH Occupational (Safety and) Health Other topics Personal protective equipment Physical Risks at work Sector of Industry (NACE)

Basic principles in Occupational Hygiene

This introductory course outlines the principles of Occupational Hygiene. It will provide a basis for recognition, evaluation, and control of, and anticipation on hazards, as may be encountered in the workplace. It will...

Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing All kinds of risks at work Chemical Domains, Instruments and Tools for OSH Other topics Personal protective equipment Risks at work Safety, Accident risk Sector of Industry (NACE)

Work improvement in neighbourhood development (WIND)

Agriculture is one of the most hazardous sectors of work. Safety and health risks are numerous and diverse: manual handling of heavy materials and loads, strenuous work postures, long and irregular working hours...

Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing Biological Chemical Diseases (ICD-10) Manufacturing Respiratory diseases Risks at work Sector of Industry (NACE)

Breathless: a lesson in diagnosis and treatment of occupational respiratory diseases

This lesson presents a practical case in occupational medicine, and is meant for medical students. It guides through the process of proper diagnosis of two different types of occupational lung diseases, related to meat...