|Document ID (ISN)||101030|
|Convention or series no.
Ministério do Trabalho e Emprego
||Prevention of accidents caused by venomous animals
||Prevenção de acidentes com animais peçonhentos [in Portuguese]|
||Fundacentro, Rua Capote Valente 710, São Paulo, SP 05409-002, Brazil, 2001. 46p. Illus. 8 ref. Price: BRL 10.00.
||Aimed at workers exposed to risks of accidents from venomous animals, this booklet lists the various dangerous species in Brazil, gives practical advice on the prevention of accidents and explains the measures that need to be taken in the event of an accident. Contents: accidents caused by snakes; accidents causes by spiders, scorpions or tarantulas; accidents caused by bees, wasps or ants; personal protective equipment; addresses of Brazilian poison centres and national coordination programme for the control of accidents due to venomous animals.
||occupational accidents; Brazil; training material; animals; bites; venoms
||training manuals; personal protective equipment; antidote treatment
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||Brazil|
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)