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SAFELY HANDLING AND STORING CHEMICALS AT WORK AND AT HOME

01/19/23

Chemical exposures, even with household chemicals, can result in death, injuries, eysight and breeathing problems. The Poison Control Center receives more than 3.3 million calls on its hotline each year from people who have been exposed or ingested chemicals, or those who desire additional information about how to handle accidental exposure to chemicals. Bob Fink, Director of Facility Services, discusses the importance of handling, using and storing chemicals safely, especially to protect the health of children and pets. To learn more, go to www.poison.org. If you experience exposure to chemicals, call 911 and the Poison Cotrol toll-free line at 1-800-222-1222.