Air Quality

The following information will tell you what you need to know and what you need to do regarding air quality including air conditioning in the workplace.

The ‘What You Need To Know’ Information Sheet sets out why air quality is important, what an atmospheric contaminant is and exposure standards for airborne hazards .

It also has information on air conditioning risks and the law surrounding air quality in the workplace as well as Frequently Asked Questions on air quality.

The ‘What You Need To Do’ Information Sheet contains information on employer’s responsibilities, workplace monitoring, solutions regarding airborne contaminants and check lists on managing airborne contaminants and air conditioning system hazards.

These Information Sheets are recommended as a guide only and are not a substitute for professional or legal advice. If you need clarification or further advice please consult your Union for further information.

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