1. Risk management. By Isabel Nunes.
  2. Council Directive 89/391/EEC of 12 June 1989 on the introduction of measures to encourage improvements in the safety and health of workers at work.
  3. Health and safety at work — general rules.
  4. Hierarchy of controls.
  5. Hierarchy of controls.
  1. Council Directive 89/656/EEC of 30 November 1989 on the minimum health and safety requirements for the use by workers of personal protective equipment at the workplace (third individual directive within the meaning of Article 16 (1) of Directive 89/391/EEC).
  2. Protective helmets – requirements and selection.–_requirements_and_selection
  3. Directive 2003/10/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 6 February 2003 on the minimum health and safety requirements regarding the exposure of workers to the risks arising from physical agents (noise) (Seventeenth individual Directive within the meaning of Article 16(1) of Directive 89/391/EEC).
  4. Hearing protection.
  5. Equipment for eye and face protection.
  6. Respiratory protection equipment – requirements and selection.–_requirements_and_selection
  7. Protective gloves.
  8. How to put on and take off Reusable gloves (chemical resistant) (PDF).
  9. How to put on and take off Single use gloves (splash resistant) (PDF).
  10. Protective footwear – requirements selection and ergonomics.–_requirements_selection_and_ergonomics
  1. POE-OTA, 2015, Occupational Hazards
  2. NIOSH, 1982, Residential waste collection
  3. CDC, 2022, How to protect Yourself & Others