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Document ID (ISN)63302
CIS number 94-1939
Year 1994
Convention or series no. HSE Booklet INDG161L
Author(s)
Chemical Manufacturing National Interest Group
Title Emergency action for burns
Bibliographic information HSE Books, PO Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 6FS, United Kingdom, Feb. 1994. 6p. Illus. 4 ref.
Abstract This leaflet describes simple emergency measures which can lessen the impact of burns, with particular reference to workers in the chemical manufacturing industry. Flow charts are provided for the treatment of electrical, thermal and chemical burns.
Descriptors (primary) chemical industry; first aid; burns; United Kingdom
Descriptors (secondary) chemical burns; data sheet; thermal burns; electric burns
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Medicine, hygiene and first aid
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Browse category(ies) Chemical industry
First aid and emergency organization