CEN/TR 15278:2006

Workplace exposure - Strategy for the evaluation of dermal exposure CEN/TR 15278:2006

General information

60.60 Standard published   Mar 15, 2006


CEN/TC 137 Assessment of workplace exposure to chemical and biological agents

Technical Report

13.100   Occupational safety. Industrial hygiene


This Technical Report gives guidance on approaches for awareness and evaluation of dermal exposure in workplaces.
This Technical Report describes strategies to evaluate exposure of the skin to chemical and biological agents qualitatively and quantitatively, e.g. to analyse exposure, as part of the risk assessment process, to investigate associations between exposure and diseases, and to evaluate control measures.
The definitions and procedures given in this document are primarily related to dermal exposure to chemical substances.
The specifications given in this Technical Report are not applicable to microbiological skin contaminants.

Life cycle


CEN/TR 15278:2006
60.60 Standard published
Mar 15, 2006