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Document ID (ISN)62195
CIS number 94-919
ISBN(s) 87-7534-426-2
Year 1993
Convention or series no. Branchebillede 8
Title The textiles and clothing industry
Original title Tekstil- og beklædningsindustri [in Danish]
Bibliographic information Direktoratet for Arbejdstilsynet, Landskronagade 33-35, 2100 København Ø, Denmark, 1993. 66p. 33 ref. Price: DKK 100.00.
Abstract Volume No.8 of a series of monographs covering occupational safety and health in all sectors of the Danish economy. The occupational safety and health problems in the textiles and clothing industry sector are mainly repetitive work, and exposure to chemical substances, dust and noise. Most of the diseases in this sector are those affecting hearing, the skin, the respiratory system, the brain and the musculoskeletal system.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety and health; Denmark; shoe industry; textile industry; clothing industry; statistics
Descriptors (secondary) occupational accidents; report; noise; repetitive work; heavy work; injuries; respiratory diseases; skin diseases; musculoskeletal diseases; ergonomics; diseases of central nervous system
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceDenmark
Subject(s) Textile and clothing industries
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Footwear, leather and fur industry
Clothing and finished textile products industry