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Document ID (ISN)111399
CIS number 11-0113
ISSN - Serial title 0049-0059 - Seguranša
Year 2010
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Santos M.
Title Some notions of hygiene, safety and health applied to workplaces exposed to low and very low temperatures
Original title Algumas noš§es de higiene, seguranša e sa˙de aplicadas aos postos de trabalho sujeitos a temperaturas baixas e muito baixas [in Portuguese]
Bibliographic information Nov.-Dec. 2010, Vol.XLV, No.199, p.26-29. Illus. 11 ref.
Abstract Contents of this literature survey on occupational hygiene, safety and health applicable to workplaces exposed to low and very low temperatures: main occupations concerned; physiopathology; physical effects; implications for employers; personal protective equipment; collective means of protection; specific aspects of work in cold chambers.
Descriptors (primary) cold workplaces; cold storage; health hazards; risk factors
Descriptors (secondary) personal protective equipment; responsibilities of employers; limitation of exposure; literature survey
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Heating, ventilation and climate
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) Heat and cold