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Document ID (ISN)111007
CIS number 10-0600
Year 2009
Convention or series no. HSE Booklet INDG 388(rev1)
Health and Safety Executive
Title Safety in motor vehicle repair - Working with isocyanate paints
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, Dec. 2009. 12p. Illus. 6 ref.
Internet access HSE_Booklet_INDG_388(rev1).pdf [in English]
Abstract This leaflet is aimed at owners, managers and supervisors of vehicle bodyshops, and may also be useful to employees. It explains the risks involved in using isocyanate paint and shows how to minimise the risks by taking the right precautions. A checklist at the end of the leaflet helps to prioritise the necessary preventive actions.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; isocyanates; paint spraying; vehicle repair and servicing; safe working methods
Descriptors (secondary) spray booths; respiratory function tests; exposure evaluation; personal protective equipment; safety guides; check lists
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Metal production and metalworking
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Isocyanates
Motor vehicle manufacturing industry