|Document ID (ISN)||104870|
|ISSN - Serial title
||1351-0711 - Occupational and Environmental Medicine
|Convention or series no.
||Yeung S.S.M., Yu I.T.S., Hui K.Y.L.
||World at work: Aircraft cabin cleaning
||Jan. 2005, Vol.62, No.1, p.58-60. Illus. 1 ref.
||This article describes the occupational health aspects of aircraft cabin cleaning at Hong Kong airport, where the total number of workers employed by the three cleaning contractors is around 1200. This occupation involves specific hazards due in particular to poor ergonomics, the lack of space and tight working schedules. Topics addressed: job tasks; occupational hazards (noise, musculoskeletal disorders, cleaning agents, shift work); measures to protect workers (ergonomic tools, maintenance of equipment, medical supervision).
||ergonomics; aircraft; domestic and related helpers, cleaners; cleaning; conditions of work
||Hong Kong; work organization; information of personnel; risk factors; work posture
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Hong Kong|
||Commerce, services, offices
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations