Quiz: managing metalworking fluids

Exposure to metalworking fluids can cause harm to lungs and skin.

Are you confident on how to protect workers? 

There are 8 questions to complete and all answers are anonymous. 



Did you know?  

HSE’s latest statistics (2022 to 2023) show an estimated: 

  • 12,000 people died from lung diseases linked to exposure to hazardous substances at work. 
  • 19,000 new cases of breathing and lung problems thought to be caused or made worse by work. 
  • The manufacturing industry has a substantially higher rate than average for occupational asthma.