High concentrations of dust in the atmosphere

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High concentrations of dust are observed today in the atmosphere according to the measurements of the ground stations of the Air Quality Monitoring Network of the Labor Inspection Department.

According to a statement issued by the GTP, because the dust contains small inhalable particles, which are likely to have a negative impact on human health, the public and especially vulnerable populations, such as children, the elderly and the sick, are encouraged. avoid circulating outdoors until the phenomenon is over.

Employers must take appropriate measures, organizationally or technically, after assessing the risks to their employees who are outdoors and employees in such areas are advised to use appropriate personal protective equipment.

(KYPE)