Lead Awareness

20 August 2014

The Lead Awareness program provides information to CCLs regarding the hazards associated with work activities such as demolition or oxyacetylene torch cutting of lead paint coated steel on construction projects. DVDs available for this program include: Lead in Construction: Medical Surveillance and Lead in Construction – Safe Work Practices in Lead Abatement.

Topics Covered

  • History of Lead and Its Uses
  • Health Hazards of Lead Abatement
  • Lead Regulations
  • Personal Protective Equipment for Lead
  • Lead Abatement Methods on Steel Structures