Protection of health and safety of workers from risks related to chemical agents at work
- Is a risk assessment study available ?
- Is the risk assessment updated recently ?
- Have attempts been made to eliminate / reduce the amount of chemical agents
- Is extraction provided
- Does the extraction appear to be effective?
- Is it tested and maintained
- Are workers informed about the risks caused by chemical agents ?
- Are workers instructed about the protective measures they have to take ?
- Do workers use appropriate work clothing and equipment?
- Are there appropriate warning and safety signs ?
- Are ducts and containers for transportation of chemical agents marked appropriately ?
- Is access to risk areas restricted to necessary personnel only ?
- Are safety data sheets and work procedures available to workers ?
- Is an emergency plan available ?
- Is there an emergency drill or training foreseen ?
- Is a register of exposed workers available ?
- Is the register of exposed workers kept up-to date ?
- Is exposed workers' health monitored ?
- Is there an action plan to lower exposure to chemical agents of workers ?