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ELSIA announces risk management workshop

5 February, 2014 – A workshop designed to help ELSIA members achieve blood lead reduction targets for all their workers will take place in April.

Attendance is recommended to all ELSIA member company employees who are responsible for the health and safety of workers and for achieving blood lead reduction targets.

The new ELSIA Code of Practice sets out a target date of 31 December 2016 for all ELSIA member companies to achieve the voluntary blood lead level of 30µg/dl for all workers and the Workshop, which will take place in London on 8 April 2014, will cover topics that are essential for the good management of occupational exposure. These topics include:

– Blood lead monitoring
– Worker hygiene
– Motivational strategies
– Plant design
– Design + implementation of Blood Lead Programme

Also included are presentations by ECOBAT Technologies and Calder Group.

The afternoon of the workshop will involve a roundtable discussion aimed at defining the components of best practice that will help achieve the blood lead target.

For more details see the ELSIA Workshop Agenda

If you wish to attend the Workshop please contact Maura McDermott