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Document ID (ISN)111832
CIS number 11-0557
ISSN - Serial title 0376-9410 - IZA - Sicherheit und Gesundheit
Year 2011
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Heinss U.
Title Working in the summer heat
Original title Arbeiten bei sommmerlicher Hitze [in German]
Travailler dans la chaleur de l'ÚtÚ [in French]
Bibliographic information 2011, No.3, p.26-27. Illus.
Abstract Whenever the ambient temperature reaches 26 to 28°C, it is necessary to conduct a precise evaluation of working conditions and to take appropriate prevention measures, which are described in this article with reference to Swiss labour legislation.
Descriptors (primary) hot workplaces; premises; exposure evaluation; responsibilities of employers
Descriptors (secondary) Switzerland; office work; outdoor work; comfort criteria; legal aspects
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Heating, ventilation and climate
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) Heat and cold