Injuries from spills include slipping (you can twist your ankle or have a serious fall) and poisoning (you might breathe fumes or hastily attempt a cleanup without the right PPE and equipment). Protecting yourself from the hazards of a spill involves two strategies: prevention and response. We’ll look at spill response later; for now, let’s focus on spill prevention.
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Staying Safe from Spills, Part 1
Focusing on spill prevention