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Construction dust

Risk assessment - A brief guide to controlling risks in the workplace
Date of publication:
Series code:
CIS36 (version 2)
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Construction dust is not just a nuisance – it can seriously damage your health. Regularly breathing in these dusts over a long time can cause life-changing lung diseases.

This information sheet is for employers. It tells you what you need to know to prevent or adequately control the risks from construction dust.

Updated: 2020-01-21