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Document ID (ISN)104106
CIS number 05-341
ISSN - Serial title 0007-9936 - Cahiers de mÚdecine interprofessionnelle
Year 2004
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Crestois M., Muqa M.F.
Title Advice to women housekeepers
Original title Conseils aux femmes de chambre [in French]
Bibliographic information 2004, Vol.44, No.4, p.473-475.
Abstract This information note describes the main tasks of women housekeepers, the occupational hazards to which they are exposed and the corresponding preventive measures grouped under the following headings: back and joints; legs and feet; hands and skin; mental strain and nervous fatigue; accidents and incidents (falls, back pain, shoulder and elbow tendinitis, splashes of substances in the eyes, pricks and cuts); vaccinations.
Descriptors (primary) occupational accidents; domestic and related helpers, cleaners; women; health hazards
Descriptors (secondary) work posture; backache; vaccination; safe working methods; needle-stick injuries
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Domestic workers