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Document ID (ISN)107733
CIS number 08-134
ISSN - Serial title 0007-9936 - Cahiers de médecine interprofessionnelle
Year 2007
Convention or series no. Fiche médico-professionnelle n°54
Title The automobile body repair worker
Original title Le carrossier [in French]
Bibliographic information 2007, Vol.47, No.1, 2p. Insert.
Abstract Automobile body repair involves working with vehicles involved in accidents by removing damaged parts, and repairing or replacing them. This work is characterized by high physical strenuousness and the exposure to various chemicals (solvents, lubricating greases, grinding dusts, welding fumes, adhesives and paints). Contents of this occupational data sheet devoted to automobile body repair workers: description of the job; work premises; work organization; tasks; tools and equipment (characteristics of the hazards, health effects, prevention); products, materials and exposed persons (characteristics of the hazards, health effects, prevention); work clothing; work and health.
Descriptors (primary) France; vehicle repair and servicing; risk factors; motor vehicle industry; coachwork; conditions of work
Descriptors (secondary) dangerous substances; data sheet; carbon monoxide; noise; polyesters; kneeling posture; paints; manual lifting; physical workload; work posture; lubricants; adhesives; solvents; welding fumes; chemical products; hearing loss; limitation of exposure; substitution; work clothing; health hazards; airborne dust
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Metal production and metalworking
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Road transportation
Motor vehicle manufacturing industry