Health Hazards in Construction: Lead and SilicaOverview :
As a construction worker, you may sometimes encounter hazards to your health in the air that you breathe at work. Two of the most severe hazards come from lead and crystalline silica in the air. Both can cause you to suffer from debilitating, and even fatal, diseases.
This course covers information you need to know about lead and crystalline silica, and how to keep yourself safe from these hazards while at the work place.