Hazardous substances - Healthy Working Lives

Hazardous substances

Identifying hazardous substances and steps you can take improve safety

​​​​​​​​Using hazardous substances at work, even in small quantities, can result in physical injury. It can also cause short and long term health problems. Those exposed for long periods of time are generally more at risk than those exposed for short periods or to less hazardous substances.

Use the links below to find information and resources to help you identify the risk to employees and the precautions you can take. 

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Last updated

23/03/2018