|Document ID (ISN)||68923|
|Convention or series no.
||Your Health and Safety at Work
Bureau of Workers' Activities
||Your body at work
||ILO Publications, International Labour Office, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, 1996. viii, 27p. Illus. Price: CHF 5.00 (for the collection: CHF 50.00).
||97-0424.pdf [in English]
||This training manual surveys chemical, physical, biological and psychological hazards in the workplace ad how they affect the human body. In addition, the hazards of non-application of ergonomic principles are also covered. Main topics: routes of entry (inhalation, absorption, ingestion); effects of toxic substances (local, systemic, acute and chronic); role of the health and safety representative. In annex: exercise on various commonplace hazards and how to combat them.
||ILO; chemical hazards; training material; biological hazards; physical hazards; psychological effects
||toxic effects; training manuals; routes of entry
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||ILO|
|Broad subject area(s)
||General safety, health and conditions of work