Lead is a toxic metal that is used in many products like paints and other protective coatings, fuels, batteries, solder, and other products. Being exposed to lead can lead to health problems. This awareness level module explains how you can be exposed, how lead can affect you and your family, where you are more likely to encounter lead, and how to stay safe in areas that may contain lead.
Module Length: approximately 10 minutes
When you have completed this module, you should:
- Understand what lead is.
- Understand how it can hurry you.
- Know where it is found in the workplace.
- Know how to stay safe and not be exposed to lead.
You will have two weeks to complete this course.