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Working safely with lead
When are you most at risk?
Find out which work processes create lead dust, fume or vapour; how your body absorbs lead and what you should do protect your health.
More about highest risk
Action required by employers
You can reduce lead risk to workers by:
- reviewing work processes
- using the right controls - check industry good practice
- keeping all controls in good working order
- maintaining good records
- consulting an appointed doctor about medical surveillance