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.
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.
This directive imposes EC marking of medical devices for their marketing.