HEALTH & SAFETY

Looking after yourself or your staff

Make sure that whoever handles or comes into contact with fresh concrete or screed is aware of, and understands the dangers of using cementitious materials.


cement handling

Caution when handling cementitious materials

Fresh concrete or screed can cause burns to the skin and eyes as well as skin disease and dermatitis. Do not swallow. Keep out of reach of children and animals. Immediately wash off any fresh cementitious material from the skin and thoroughly wash out any affected eye. If swallowed do not induce vomiting but seek medical advice.

PPE

Personal protective equipment (PPE)

The following PPE should we worn when handing concrete or screed:
  • Goggles
  • Gloves
  • Impervious boots
  • Trousers
  • Long sleeved clothing
Immediately remove any clothing or item saturated with cementitious material and wash thoroughly before reuse. Seek medical attention if symptoms persist.

We can supply quality concrete products to you across Somerset

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  • Weston-super-Mare

For any advice required when using cementitious materials, call Tor Multimix today in Glastonbury, as we will be happy to help.
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