[Histonet] Chemicals and pregnancy

Kemlo Rogerson Kemlo.Rogerson <@t> waht.swest.nhs.uk
Thu Dec 13 08:42:16 CST 2007

I would not put a pregnant woman in the cut up room exposed to formalin,
alcohols or any aromatic hydrocarbon. I would also avoid unfixed
material and dry aniline dyes; anything with a mutagenic property ought
to be avoided.

Carry out a risk assessment and grade the risks; you then alter her
working pattern to accommodate those risks you have now identified.

Kemlo Rogerson
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