June 23, 2021

Print staff hit by skin trouble

Related posts:No related photos. Previous Article Next Article Print staff hit by skin troubleOn 1 Mar 2001 in Personnel Today Comments are closed. Nearly half of print workers have suffered from a skin complaint, accordingto the HSE. A total of 41 per cent of those who replied to the survey said they hadsuffered from such a complaint at some time, while 11 per cent had a currentproblem. Most problems affected the fingers, the webs between them and the back ofthe hand – despite using gloves. Those working with printing presses showed the greatest tendency towardsskin problems, it added. The survey was carried out among printers in the Midlands. It is available from the HSE on 08701 545500.

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