Working Around Concrete Safety 101. By Pat Gazewood . Overview. Exposures & Hazards Statistics What is ph Skin conditions & Long Term Exposures Recognizing exposure & Prevention Protection PPE & Neutralite Safety Solution Working Safely around alkaline & Cements Safely
By Pat Gazewood
Wear correct gloves
Wash and dry hands before putting on gloves
Wash again whenever gloves removed.
Try using a neutralizing buffer spray
Use disposable gloves or clean reusable gloves daily.
No jewelry at work. Long sleeves buttoned or taped inside gloves
Rubber boots with pants taped inside for concrete work.
Never let cement product remain on skin or clothing
Avoid barrier creams
Avoid skin products at work
Change out of work clothes before leaving job site
Report any persistent skin problem to your supervisor & safety departmentBEST PROTECTIVE PRACTICES AT WORK
Aloe Vera 80
Oil of Olay
This soap list is advisory only . To obtain reliable information, ask the soap’s manufacturer for an MSDS. A pharmacist can recommend pH-neutral or moderately acidic soaps.A Partial List of pH-Neutral or Moderately Acidic Soaps
Thanks to NIOSH & Neutralite Safety Solutions for resource information used in this presentation