|Document ID (ISN)||48709|
|Convention or series no.
||Occupational Health Guidelines 8
||Work in foundries
||Occupational Health and Toxicology Branch, Division of Public Health, Department of Health, Wellington, New Zealand, 1986. 32p.
||Contents of this occupational hygiene guide: processes and health hazards in foundries; duties and responsibilities of employers and employees; health and safety committes; assessment of hazards; information; instruction and training; measures for controlling hazards; maintenance; monitoring hazards in the environment; health surveillance; keeping records. An assessment check list, a sample assessment sheet, a health questionnaire and an occupational audiometry record are given in the appendix.
||occupational hygiene; foundries; New Zealand
||responsibilities of employers; hazard evaluation; exposure evaluation; safety and health documentation; safety and health committees; responsibilities of employees; directive
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
||Metal production and metalworking
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||Foundries, metalcasting and forging operations