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Chemicals in the workplace have the potential to cause harm. They can be found in paint shops, hospitals, offices, laboratories, hair salons and other workplaces. Take notice of hazard symbols and labels. Know to handle the product safely.

Always protect yourself. If you work with chemicals, make sure you have WHMIS training.

Health Canada

Bonding and Grounding of Chemicals for Fire Safety - (The Industrial Accident Prevention Association (IAPA), Ontario)

Work-Related Asthma in Beauty and Nail Salons (Lung Association of Ontario)