Chemical and Biological Hazards Control

Contents

  1. Introduction
  2. Forms of Chemical Agent
  3. Forms of Biological Agent
  4. Classification of Hazardous Substances and Their Associated Health Risks
  5. Risk and Safety Phrases
  6. Types of Health Risk
  7. Routes of Entry of Hazardous Substances into the Body
  8. The Respiratory System
  9. The Nervous System
  10. The Cardiovascular System
  11. The Urinary System
  12. The Skin
  13. The Role of COSHH
  14. Requirements of the COSHH Regulations
  15. Details of a COSHH Assessment
  16. Assessing Exposure and Health Surveillance
  17. Sources of Information
  18. Survey Techniques for Health Risks
  19. Workplace Exposure Limits
  20. The Principles of Good Practice for the Control of Exposure to Substance
  21. Hierarchy of Control Measures
  22. Preventative Control Measures
  23. Engineering Controls
  24. Local Exhaust Ventilation
  25. Dilution (or General) Ventilation
  26. Supervisory or People Controls
  27. Personal Protective Equipment
  28. Types of Personal Protective Equipment
  29. Health Surveillance and Personal Hygiene
  30. Maintenance and Emergency Controls
  31. The Transport of Hazardous Substances by Road
  32. An Illustrative Example Using Coshh Controls
  33. Health Risks and Controls Associated with Asbestos
  34. Duty to Manage Asbestos
  35. Health Risks and Controls Associated with Other Specific Agents
  36. Waste Disposal
  37. Waste Management
  38. Other Waste Issues
  39. Single Risk Phrases
  40. R Reacts violently with water
  41. air mixture
  42. exposure
  43. Appendix : EU Existing Safety Phrases
  44. manufacturer)
  45. smoking
  46. manufacturer)
  47. manufacturer)
  48. respiratory equipment
  49. manufacturer)
  50. manufacturer)
  51. Appendix : GHS Hazard (H) Statements (Health only)
  52. H-statement Phrase
  53. Fatal if inhaled
  54. (effect if known, route if relevant)
  55. child (effect if known, route if relevant)
  56. route if relevant)
  57. route if relevant)
  58. Appendix : Hazardous Properties of Waste
  59. Hazard Description
  60. Appendix : A Typical COSHH Assessment form

 

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