Symptoms of exposure
- Dizzyness, disrupted balance, poor coordination
- Irritability and mood changes
- Abnormal tiredness
- Skin and/or eye irritation
Long term or high level exposure can result in damage to the nervous system.
Symptoms of this can include:
- Memory loss
- Lack of concentration
- Reduction of mental skill/abilities
- Sleep disorders
If you think you may be suffering from solvent exposure, complete the questionnaire and follow up with a visit to your doctor.
Make sure when you visit your doctor you give him/her as much information as possible, ie take the completed questionnaire, tell them your occupation, how long you’ve been working in your industry and the solvents/carcinogen you may have been exposed to.