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ID (ISN) del documento55218
Número CIS 91-157
ISBN(s) 0-644-12819-4
Año 1989
Número de serie WAP 89/040
Autor(es)
National Occupational Health and Safety Commission (Worksafe Australia)
Título Foundry health hazards
Información bibliográfica Australian Government Publishing Service, GPO Box 84, Canberra ACT 2601, Australia, Dec. 1989. 22p. Illus. 15 ref.
Resumen Safety and health guide to work in ferrous and non-ferrous foundries. Contents: identification of work elements (moulding and pattern making, coremaking, melting and pouring, shakeout or knockout, dressing and cleaning); health hazards (exposure to silica dust, carbon monoxide, metal fumes, various skin irritants and potential carcinogens; noise and vibration; heat; physical injuries); prevention and control measures (evaluation; monitoring; exposure standards; control measures; prevention of physical injuries; minimising exposure to dusts, gases and vapours; minimising the risk of heat illness; noise reduction; personal protective equipment; health assessment; education and training); first aid.
Descriptores (primarios) fundiciones; Australia
Descriptores (secundarios) substancias irritantes; guías de seguridad; óxido de carbono; ruido; vibración; sílice; fiebre de los fundidores; humos metálicos; golpe de calor; lesiones corporales; valoración del riesgo; equipo de protección individual; nota informativa; calor; substancias cancerígenas
Tipo de documento F - Notas informativas, directrices prácticas, normas
País / Estado o ProvinciaAustralia
Tema(s) Metalurgia, trabajo de los metales
Broad subject area(s) Industrias y ocupaciones
Navegación por categoria(s) Foundries, metalcasting and forging operations