|Document ID (ISN)||65162|
|Convention or series no.
Médecins du Comité d'Hygiène Industrielle de Lyon
||The workplace of garage mechanics. A toxicological and epidemiological approach
||Le poste de mécanicien automobile. Toxicologie et approche épidémiologique [in French]|
||Centre d'information des services médicaux d'entreprises et Interentreprises, 31 rue Médéric, 75832 Paris Cedex 17, France, 1992. p. Illus. 16 ref.
||Clinical investigation was carried out by occupational physicians on 267 garage mechanics working in 86 automotive repair shops as well as on 536 controls. A detailed analysis of the workplace was carried out at the same time concerning the following major factors: manual handling, solvents and fuels, brake dust, carbon and nitrogen monoxide, mutagenicity of air contaminants, health impairment in garage mechanics, ophthalmological hazards, role of the occupational physician.
||service stations and repair shops; training material; motor vehicle industry; garages
||mutagenic effects; carbon monoxide; asbestos; toxicology; occupational medicine; training manuals; epidemiologic study; ophthalmotoxic effects; organic solvents
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||France|
||Metal production and metalworking
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
Motor vehicle manufacturing industry
Genetic factors in reaction to exposures