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Poster - Hazardous Chemicals at Work, Printing & Kindred Industries Union, 1985 Document Reg. No: HT 12019

Summary:
Poster produced by the National Health and Safety Committee advertising forthcoming the use of hazard data sheets in the Printing and Kindred Industries from 1 September 1985. The poster states that the Union will support members who refuse to handle hazardous materials without a data sheet.
Description:
Poster printed in bright colours of red, blue and yellow. Features a grey skull and red cross in the upper left corner, with skeletal hands holding a canister containing a poisonous substance. Below the skull are images of data sheets, with information about their use printed beside, in black. The name of the union and slogan are printed in black along the upper and lower edge.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer (Possible) from Unknown
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 39.0 cm (Width), 56.0 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: trade unions, printing, hazard warning devices
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Occupational Health & Safety
Tertiary Classification: awareness campaigns
Inscriptions: "PRINTING AND KINDRED INDUSTRIES UNION ... / HAZARDOUS CHEMICALS AT WORK"

Further text on poster.
Organisation Named: Printing & Kindred Industries Union, Australia, 1985

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