Keynote Presentation – Protecting Workers from Harm: Effective Prevention and Control Strategies for Dangerous Substances

This keynote session will delve into the critical topic of prevention and control strategies for dangerous substances in the workplace. We will share expertise on best practices, and innovative solutions to mitigate the risks associated with hazardous chemicals and biological agents.

Key takeaways:

  • Understanding the risks: CMR substances, endocrine disruptors, nanomaterials, and other emerging hazards
  • Effective risk management: occupational exposure limit values, packaging and labeling, and process-generated contaminants
  • Vulnerable groups: strategies for protecting sensitive populations, such as pregnant workers and young workers
  • Control measures: ventilation, personal protective equipment, and safe work practices
  • Future directions: advancements in technology and policy to enhance worker safety