Job Name

Painters, Construction & Maintenance

Description

Paint walls, equipment, buildings, bridges, and other structural surfaces, using brushes, rollers, and spray guns. May remove old paint to prepare surface prior to painting. May mix colors or oils to obtain desired color or consistency. Exclude workers who specialize in hanging wallpaper. [SOC] Causes of allergic contact dermatitis include formaldehyde resins, colophony, and Kathon CG. See the agent "Occupational exposure as a painter."

Category

Construction

SOC Code

47-2141

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