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Document ID (ISN)47643
CIS number 87-226
ISBN(s) 2-85599-666-X
Year 1986
Convention or series no. INRS ED 690
Title The shoe industry. Working conditions in four factories
Original title L'industrie de la chaussure. Les conditions de travail dans quatre usines [in French]
Bibliographic information Institut National de Recherche et de SÚcuritÚ, 30 rue Olivier-Noyer, 75680 Paris Cedex 14, France, 1986. 55p. Illus.
Abstract This study was conducted between 1983 and 1985. Various work processes are examined: cutting, stitching, assembly, finishing. Hazards analysed include exposure to solvents, noise, heat, time- and work-organisation-related stress. Preventive methods include good ventilation and proper work-station layout.
Descriptors (primary) shoe industry; conditions of work
Descriptors (secondary) France; noise; organic solvents; thermal environment; occupational health survey; report on investigation; ventilation
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Leather, fur and footwear
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Footwear, leather and fur industry