Housing: think about your safety

Health cardfan212 August 7, 2016 0 1
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Housing: think about your safety

88% of French tinker, and almost half of them under 35. For this hobby that can be sometimes dangerous, they do not take care. Warning !

Paint, wallpaper, change outlet, door replacement tiles ... The French DIY enthusiasts, but they do not realize that this hobby can represent certain risks and minimal protection is needed .

Used very little security accessories

A survey by monechelle.fr shows that the French are poor security when students repaint a room, pierce a hole, touch the electric wire ...

• 83% do not wear helmets when important work.

• 80% do not protect against noise by wearing an anti-noise headphones. However, a drill has a noise level of 80 decibels, and 110 decibels chainsaw. However, the risk of hearing damage occurs from 80 decibels.

• 63% do not wear a mask when doing grinding work involving a lot of dust

• 46% never cut lecourant when changing a bulb, yet there is a real risk of electrocution.

DIY accidents do happen to others. Each year, about 300,000 people go to emergency lasuite a DIY accident. Protecting yourself is a real priority.

Read also: Domestic accidents: how to avoid them?

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