The Portal of chemical risk

Laboratory – Avoid tissue injuries

Tissue injury from contact with chemicals is preventable. Use of appropriate engineering and procedural controls and using personal protective equipment (“PPE”) properly is essential. Here are some ideas to help you prevent injuries.

The Occupational Health Nurse and risk assessment

Risk assessment for chemicals is a prerequisite prior to any risk prevention programme in general. It should lead to the construction of preventive actions plan which will find its rightful place in the Occupational Health Nurse’s ‘OHN’ project approach.