Burns in restaurant and kitchensSafety Alert | 26/11/2012
The purpose of this safety alert is to remind people of the need to correctly store and use hazardous chemicals in the workplace.
Recently, two incidents occurred in Sydney in the space of one week, where kitchen workers suffered serious burns after methylated spirits was mistakenly used near a heat source or flame. In both incidents workers unwittingly used containers thought to contain a different cleaning agent.
Read the full safety alert.