2: Healthy workplaces for all ages
Skin becomes thinner and dryerPotential impact at work:
- Increased susceptibility to skin inflammations.
- Impacts jobs where the skin is exposed to chemicals, ‘wet’ jobs, e.g. in kitchens, cleaning.
- May impact outdoors jobs.
- Avoid/reduce exposure to chemicals.
- Monitor health of workers.
- Ensure that appropriate is available, fit for men and women.
- Ensure that guidelines on are known.