|Document ID (ISN)||111880|
|ISSN - Serial title
||1877-7856 - Encyclopédie médico-chirurgicale
|Convention or series no.
||Occupational hygiene and risk prevention: A complementary science to occupational medicine
||Hygiène du travail et prévention des risques: une science complémentaire à la médecine du travail [in French]|
||2nd quarter 2011, No.171, 10p. Illus. 25 ref.
||The purpose of occupational health is to ensure healthy working conditions and healthy workers. Occupational hygiene focuses on the working environment in order to manage the hazards and thus protect workers from disease. This review article presents this branch of activity with its specific aspects, highlighting its complementarity with occupational medicine.
||occupational hygiene; occupational medicine; industrial physicians; industrial hygienists; plant safety and health organization
||conditions of work; hazard evaluation; exposure evaluation; cooperation
||D - Periodical articles
Medicine, hygiene and first aid
|Broad subject area(s)
||General safety, health and conditions of work
||Workplace health promotion
Occupational health services