|Document ID (ISN)||63727|
|Convention or series no.
||DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No.94-114
||1994 Fact Book: National program for occupational safety and health in construction
||Publications Dissemination, DSDTT, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA, Mar. 1994. xiii, 127p. 6 ref. Index.
||This document provides a series of fact sheets describing projects carried out as part of a national safety and health programme in the US construction industry. Projects include: hearing conservation programmes; ergonomic hazard evaluations; identification and control of hazardous substances (lead, asphalt fume, asbestos substitutes, silica); respiratory health hazards caused by toxic dusts; information services; surveillance studies of trades within the construction industry; musculoskeletal disorders; safety and health training. A summary of each project is provided along with prevention activities.
||health programmes; USA; research; health hazards; safety programmes; construction industry
||airborne dust; lead; harmful substances; musculoskeletal diseases; safety and health training; medical supervision; directory; hearing conservation; information services; ergonomic evaluation
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||USA|
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||Workplace health promotion
Construction industry and civil engineering