Managing risks when unpacking shipping containers

Summary

Safe Work Australia has developed a series of information sheets which provide practical guidance on how to manage health and safety risks associated with unpacking shipping containers, including exposure to hazardous chemicals, for example fumigants and solvents.

Audience

You should use these information sheets if you are a worker or if you manage a worker who is unpacking shipping containers.

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Publication Information

Topic: Hazardous substances
Type: Information sheets
Industry: General
Publication Date: 19/02/2016

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978-1-76028-656-9zip All Managing Risks when Unpacking Shipping Containers Information Sheetszip4.51 MB
978-1-76028-655-2docx Managing Risks of Hazardous Chemical Exposure when Unpacking Shipping Containers Information Sheetdocx1.95 MB
978-1-76028-654-5pdf Managing Risks of Hazardous Chemical Exposure when Unpacking Shipping Containers Information Sheetpdf445.43 kB
978-1-76028-653-8docx Managing Risks of Methyl Bromide Exposure when Unpacking Shipping Containers Information Sheetdocx1.95 MB
978-1-76028-652-1pdf Managing Risks of Methyl Bromide Exposure when Unpacking Shipping Containers Information Sheetpdf446.28 kB
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