|Document ID (ISN)||102103|
|Convention or series no.
||DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No.2003-107
||Reducing roofers' exposure to asphalt fumes
||Publications Dissemination, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45226-2002, USA, Sep. 2003. 13p. Illus. 3 ref.
||http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/2003-107/pdfs/2003-107.pdf [in English]
||This guide is aimed at roofers or contractors who work with hot asphalt on roofs. It lists the steps for reducing exposure to asphalt fumes. Topics covered: health effects of asphalt fumes; steps to be taken by contractors before starting work; safe working practices; appropriate personal protective equipment; personal hygiene practices.
||occupational safety and health; roofing; training material; smoke; bitumen; USA
||irritants; migraine; lung cancer; fatigue; safety guides; personal hygiene; burns; personal protective equipment; safe working methods; training manuals
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||USA|
|Broad subject area(s)