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Document ID (ISN)78217
CIS number 02-96
Year 2000
Convention or series no.
Title Introduction to chemical safety. Module IV - Toxic substance effects: Session 2
Bibliographic information Industrial Accident Prevention Association, 2 Bloor Street West, 31st floor, Toronto, Ontario M4W 3N8, Canada, no date. 28p. Illus.
Abstract This booklet outlines the effects of toxic substances on the health of workers. Main topics covered: some of the effects of toxic substances (irritation, damage to the central nervous system, reproductive and developmental effects, poisoning); different types of effects (external, internal, acute, chronic); precautions for limiting exposure; exercise and test on the contents of the training module.
Descriptors (primary) toxic effects; training material; harmful substances; Canada
Descriptors (secondary) neurotoxic effects; poisoning; mercury; lead; irritation; ingestion; safety and health training; skin absorption; respirable dust; training manuals; ventilation; respirators; genetic effects; inhalation
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceCanada
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Genetic factors in reaction to exposures
OSH training