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Asbestos: Do Not Disturb

Product Description

Asbestos can be found in thousands of homes and workplaces across the country. In general, asbestos-containing materials can be safe to work around as long as the materials are in good condition and are not disturbed. However, when asbestos-containing materials are disturbed or become damaged, they can be a serious health hazard. Exposure can lead to asbestosis, mesothelioma, lung cancer, and other medical problems.

Asbestos: Do Not Disturb discusses potential health problems, describes how one can be exposed to asbestos, how to prevent exposure, and what to do if you think asbestos has been released into the air.

Learning objectives:

Health Effects of Asbestos Exposure

  • Asbestosis
  • Mesothelioma
  • Lung cancer

How Asbestos Exposures Occur

  • Definition of Asbestos-Containing Material (ACM)
  • Definition of Presumed Asbestos-Containing Material (PACM)
  • Jobs prone to asbestos exposure

Preventing Exposure

  • Where can asbestos be found in buildings
  • Sign and label recognition

Asbestos-Containing Materials

  • Definition of friable
  • Definition of non-friable
  • Importance of not disturbing ACM

Responding to a Release

  • Steps to take in the event of a release

Added features and benefits of DVD training include:

  • A customizable PowerPoint presentation
  • Informative training points and bonus material for refresher or training talks
  • Video-enriched training organized by learning objectives that facilitates discussion
  • A printable Leader's Guide
  • Resourceful web links to organizations such as OSHA, FEMA, NSC and the CDC, where viewers can download and print information on regulatory standards.

Asbestos can be found in thousands of homes and workplaces across the country. In general, asbestos-containing materials can be safe to work around as long as the materials are in good condition and are not disturbed. However, when asbestos-containing materials are disturbed or become damaged, they can be a serious health hazard. Exposure can lead to asbestosis, mesothelioma, lung cancer, and other medical problems.

Asbestos: Do Not Disturb discusses potential health problems, describes how one can be exposed to asbestos, how to prevent exposure, and what to do if you think asbestos has been released into the air.

Learning objectives:

Health Effects of Asbestos Exposure

  • Asbestosis
  • Mesothelioma
  • Lung cancer

How Asbestos Exposures Occur

  • Definition of Asbestos-Containing Material (ACM)
  • Definition of Presumed Asbestos-Containing Material (PACM)
  • Jobs prone to asbestos exposure

Preventing Exposure

  • Where can asbestos be found in buildings
  • Sign and label recognition

Asbestos-Containing Materials

  • Definition of friable
  • Definition of non-friable
  • Importance of not disturbing ACM

Responding to a Release

  • Steps to take in the event of a release

While the number of pages varies, most handbooks are 16 pages in length and include a tear-out quiz.

Handbooks must be purchased in packs of 10. When ordering, enter the number of packs you would like to purchase. For example, if you would like to order 50 handbooks, enter "5" in the quantity field.

Quantity discounts are available for orders of 10 or more packs. Call 1-877-262-7825 for more information.

Asbestos can be found in thousands of homes and workplaces across the country. In general, asbestos-containing materials can be safe to work around as long as the materials are in good condition and are not disturbed. However, when asbestos-containing materials are disturbed or become damaged, they can be a serious health hazard. Exposure can lead to asbestosis, mesothelioma, lung cancer, and other medical problems.

Asbestos: Do Not Disturb discusses potential health problems, describes how one can be exposed to asbestos, how to prevent exposure, and what to do if you think asbestos has been released into the air.

Learning objectives:

Health Effects of Asbestos Exposure

  • Asbestosis
  • Mesothelioma
  • Lung cancer

How Asbestos Exposures Occur

  • Definition of Asbestos-Containing Material (ACM)
  • Definition of Presumed Asbestos-Containing Material (PACM)
  • Jobs prone to asbestos exposure

Preventing Exposure

  • Where can asbestos be found in buildings
  • Sign and label recognition

Asbestos-Containing Materials

  • Definition of friable
  • Definition of non-friable
  • Importance of not disturbing ACM

Responding to a Release

  • Steps to take in the event of a release

Added features and benefits of DVD training include:

  • A customizable PowerPoint presentation
  • Informative training points and bonus material for refresher or training talks
  • Video-enriched training organized by learning objectives that facilitates discussion
  • A printable Leader's Guide
  • Resourceful web links to organizations such as OSHA, FEMA, NSC and the CDC, where viewers can download and print information on regulatory standards.

Asbestos can be found in thousands of homes and workplaces across the country. In general, asbestos-containing materials can be safe to work around as long as the materials are in good condition and are not disturbed. However, when asbestos-containing materials are disturbed or become damaged, they can be a serious health hazard. Exposure can lead to asbestosis, mesothelioma, lung cancer, and other medical problems.

Asbestos: Do Not Disturb discusses potential health problems, describes how one can be exposed to asbestos, how to prevent exposure, and what to do if you think asbestos has been released into the air.

Learning objectives:

Health Effects of Asbestos Exposure

  • Asbestosis
  • Mesothelioma
  • Lung cancer

How Asbestos Exposures Occur

  • Definition of Asbestos-Containing Material (ACM)
  • Definition of Presumed Asbestos-Containing Material (PACM)
  • Jobs prone to asbestos exposure

Preventing Exposure

  • Where can asbestos be found in buildings
  • Sign and label recognition

Asbestos-Containing Materials

  • Definition of friable
  • Definition of non-friable
  • Importance of not disturbing ACM

Responding to a Release

  • Steps to take in the event of a release

To learn more about our interactive online courseware, visit our DuPont™ eLearning Suite homepage or schedule a free online demonstration.

Asbestos: Do Not Disturb is part of the five-part Workplace Safety Series Instructor-Led Training Workshops. Other workshops include Bloodborne Pathogens: Don't Take the Risk, Forklifts: Understanding the Risks, Lockout/Tagout: No Escape, and Personal Fall Protection: Your Lifelines.

Download a PDF of the Fact Sheet

About the Workshop

Asbestos can be found in thousands of homes and workplaces across the country. In general, asbestos-containing materials can be safe to work around as long as the materials are in good condition and are not disturbed. However, when asbestoscontaining materials are disturbed or become damaged, they can be a serious health hazard. Exposure can lead to asbestosis, mesothelioma, lung cancer, and other medical problems.

Asbestos: Do Not Disturb discusses potential health problems, describes how one can be exposed to asbestos, how to prevent exposure, and what to do if you think asbestos has been released into the air.

The Asbestos: Do Not Disturb 1/2-day workshop is designed to provide awareness about Asbestos, along with steps to help prevent workplace disasters.

Learning Objectives:

Health Effects of Asbestos Exposure

  • Asbestosis
  • Mesothelioma
  • Lung cancer

How Asbestos Exposures Occur

  • Definition of Asbestos-Containing Material (ACM)
  • Definition of Presumed Asbestos-Containing Material (PACM)
  • Jobs prone to asbestos exposure

Preventing Exposure

  • Where can asbestos be found in buildings
  • Sign and label recognition

Asbestos-Containing Materials

  • Definition of friable
  • Definition of non-friable
  • Importance of not disturbing ACM

Responding to a Release

  • Steps to take in the event of a release

The Instructor

The workshop can be conducted and facilitated by either a DuPont safety consultant or by your own qualified delivery personnel.

Price listed is for a self-facilitated workshop. For more information and pricing on a DuPont-facilitated workshop, please call 877-262-7825.

This includes:

  • Disc with PowerPoint presentation and Facilitator’s Guide
  • 20 student workbooks

Asbestos: Do Not Disturb is part of the five-part Workplace Safety Series Instructor-Led Training Workshops. Other workshops include Bloodborne Pathogens: Don't Take the Risk, Forklifts: Understanding the Risks, Lockout/Tagout: No Escape, and Personal Fall Protection: Your Lifelines.

Download a PDF of the Fact Sheet

About the Workshop

Asbestos can be found in thousands of homes and workplaces across the country. In general, asbestos-containing materials can be safe to work around as long as the materials are in good condition and are not disturbed. However, when asbestoscontaining materials are disturbed or become damaged, they can be a serious health hazard. Exposure can lead to asbestosis, mesothelioma, lung cancer, and other medical problems.

Asbestos: Do Not Disturb discusses potential health problems, describes how one can be exposed to asbestos, how to prevent exposure, and what to do if you think asbestos has been released into the air.

The Asbestos: Do Not Disturb 1/2-day workshop is designed to provide awareness about Asbestos, along with steps to help prevent workplace disasters.

Learning Objectives:

Health Effects of Asbestos Exposure

  • Asbestosis
  • Mesothelioma
  • Lung cancer

How Asbestos Exposures Occur

  • Definition of Asbestos-Containing Material (ACM)
  • Definition of Presumed Asbestos-Containing Material (PACM)
  • Jobs prone to asbestos exposure

Preventing Exposure

  • Where can asbestos be found in buildings
  • Sign and label recognition

Asbestos-Containing Materials

  • Definition of friable
  • Definition of non-friable
  • Importance of not disturbing ACM

Responding to a Release

  • Steps to take in the event of a release

The Instructor

The workshop can be conducted and facilitated by either a DuPont safety consultant or by your own qualified delivery personnel.

Price listed is for a self-facilitated workshop. For more information and pricing on a DuPont-facilitated workshop, please call 877-262-7825.

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