Mercury may be fatal if inhaled and harmful if absorbed through the skin. It is especially harmful to healthcare workers during the repair of broken thermometers and sphygmomanometers.

This course takes a closer look at the healthcare industry and how workers can protect themselves from potential health hazards from mercury.

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Modules: 1
Hours: 0.5
Sectors: Healthcare


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  • Key Topics

    • Mercury Hazards
    • Occupational Exposure to Mercury
    • Mercury Health Effects
    • Hierarchy of Controls
    • OSHA Mercury Exposure Requirements
    • Mercury Alternatives
    • Mercury-Free Healthcare
  • Target Audience

    • Employee