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Flashcards in Accidents in the workplace Deck (5):
1

Record the following details in the accident book

-the person who has the accident
-the nature of the accident
-when, where and how it happened
-signature and date
-outcome

2

Toxic

(skull and bones) can cause damage to health at low levels i.e mercury inhalation

3

Harmful

(cross X) damage to health, i.e disinfectants/adhesives

4

Corrosive

destroy living tissue i.e phosphoric acids (etch for composites)

5

Irritant

(cross X) cause inflammation to skin, eyes, nose, throat e.e X-ray developer, disinfectants