|Document ID (ISN)||39356|
|Convention or series no.
||Arbeidsinspectie CV 2
Labour Inspectorate (Arbeidsinspectie)
||Action to be taken in the event of exposure to gases or vapours causing lung injury
||Hoe te handelen bij blootstelling aan longbeschadigende gassen of dampen [in Dutch]|
||Directoraat-Generaal van de Arbeid, Postbus 69, 2270 MA Voorburg, Netherlands, 1981. 33p.
||These directives have been elaborated to prevent serious lung impairment (e.g. oedema) in workers who accidentally inhaled toxic, irritant or otherwise harmful gases. Sections cover: rules for first-aid personnel (complete rest for victim, removal of polluted clothing, no smoking, corticoid inhalation, etc.); rules for emergency treatment; rules for the transport of the injured; surveillance of workers who may have been exposed at the same time; therapy. A set of transfer cards and a list of substances which may cause pulmonary oedema are appended.
||irritants; Netherlands; first aid; emergency treatment; toxic gases
||directive; transport of the injured; pulmonary oedema
||A - Laws, regulations, directives
|Country / State or Province||Netherlands|
||Standards and directives with the force of law
|Broad subject area(s)
||Occupational medicine, epidemiology
||First aid and emergency organization