COSHH


COSHH
Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations [UK]

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(in occupational health) legislation and resulting regulations concerning the duties and responsibilities of employers and employees to ensure that hazardous substances used in a workplace (e.g. toxic chemicals in factories, anaesthetic gases in operating theatres, carbonaceous dust arising from photocopying machines in offices) do not affect adversely the operatives themselves or their colleagues.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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