Construction dust guide - Arco
As Experts in Safety we are committed to helping you keep your workplace a safe and healthy one. Every year thousands of workers are affected by breathing airborne dust which is hazardous to their health.
Our aim is to help minimise the health risk from construction dust by providing guidance and advice on helping you manage and maintain a safe working environment, ensuring your business is meeting its legal obligations and best practice.
Breathing in construction dust is a significant health risk and may cause long term serious damage to a person's life. Many people working in the construction industry are not aware of the dangers. Regularly breathing in construction dust over a long period of time can cause life changing lung diseases.
Typically it takes several years for the effects of exposure to construction dust to develop and when symptoms arise it may mean permanent disability or early death.
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