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Document ID (ISN)76182
CIS number 01-62
ISBN(s) 2-7389-0791-1
Year 1999
Convention or series no. INRS ED 834
Title Lead, you and your family
Original title Le plomb, vous et votre famille [in French]
Bibliographic information Institut national de recherche et de sÚcuritÚ (INRS), 30 rue Olivier-Noyer, 75680 Paris cedex 14, France, 1999. 8p. Illus.
Internet access 01-0062.pdf [in French]
Abstract This leaflet is aimed at workers handling or in contact with lead. It explains health effects due to lead and measures to be taken to prevent the contamination of the workers' families. Contents: intake routes (nose, mouth); health effects (haematological effects, effects on the nervous system, nephrotoxic effects); effects on reproduction and on children; uses of lead and possible exposures; rules for limiting exposure at the workplace (personal protective equipment, workplace cleaning, hygiene, medical examinations); preventing the contamination of the family.
Descriptors (primary) occupational hygiene; health hazards; lead; women, children, young persons
Descriptors (secondary) antifertility effects; France; personal hygiene; training material; neurological effects; nephrotoxic effects; data sheet; haematological effects
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Genetic factors in reaction to exposures
Lead and compounds
Inorganic substances