|Document ID (ISN)||105980|
|Convention or series no.
||Silicosis elimination programme: Silicosis prevention information resource
||Mine Health and Safety Council, Safety in Mines Research Advisory Committee (SIMRAC), Braamfontein Centre, 23 Jorissen Street, Braamfontein 2001, South Africa, Mar. 2006. Information package (booklet, 4 CDs, 2 DVDs).
||This information resource was developed to strengthen dust-control programmes in the South African mining industry. It comprises: a booklet on mining industry best practice for the prevention of silicosis; 4 CDs containing information resources on silicosis prevention from Australia, Europe, North America and South Africa; the World Health Organization (WHO) document, Hazard Prevention and Control in the Work Environment; Airborne Dust, a programme for a two-day course on airborne dust control and additional training material; and 2 DVDs containing videos on silicosis and dust control.
||dust control; South Africa; training material; silicosis; mining industry; silica
||airborne dust; DVD; coal dust; CD-ROM; respirators; quarrying industry; training manuals
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||South Africa|
||Mines and quarries
Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Mining and quarrying