Asbestos is a known human carcinogen. Exposure to it can cause very serious health conditions that can lead to disability and, in some cases, death. Therefore, it is extremely important to monitor and reduce workers' exposure to asbestos.
This course is designed to help learners understand the basics of asbestos and how to minimize exposure and keep themselves safe.
Upon completion of this course, learners will be able to:
- Describe what asbestos is, how they can become exposed, and the potential results of asbestos exposure.
- Identify ways to help minimize exposure to asbestos .
- Explain additional requirements for when they are exposed to asbestos in the workplace.