Stonemasons - Preventing crystalline silica exposure: A health and safety solution (Vietnamese)

How to prevent stonemasons from being exposed to crystalline silica dust. This document is in Vietnamese.

Last updated

May 2017

Reading level

easy

File Type and Size

PDF, 233.13 kB

Document Length

1 page

What it contains

Stonemasons might be exposed to crystalline silica dust when using power tools to cut, grind, or polish stone products. The document features a table that lists the common stone products and their typical crystalline silica content. It also explains:

  • the health risks of crystalline silica exposure
  • how to eliminate and reduce risks
  • how to control exposure during clean up
  • how health surveillance and air monitoring can help reduce risks