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Document ID (ISN)106307
CIS number 07-340
ISSN - Serial title 1287-7778 - Prévention BTP
Year 2006
Convention or series no.
Title The ABC of occupational safety and health
Original title Abécédaire de la prévention [in French]
Bibliographic information July - Aug. 2006, No.87, p.3-66 (whole issue). Illus. Bibl.ref.
Abstract This whole issue contains summaries of 66 occupational safety and health topics applicable to the construction industry, arranged in alphabetical order. Topics include harmful substances (asbestos, lead, wood dust), equipment (elevating trucks, scaffolds, ladders, hand tools), diseases (occupational cancers, musculoskeletal diseases, avian flu) as well as a variety of topics relating to hazards, prevention, regulations and work organization.
Descriptors (primary) safety and health engineering; plant safety and health organization; risk factors; construction industry
Descriptors (secondary) wood dust; physical hazards; work organization; legal aspects; France; lead and compounds; asbestos; musculoskeletal diseases; construction equipment; ladders; scaffolds; tower cranes; cancer; chemical hazards; biological hazards; labour inspection; qualifications; avian influenza
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Construction industry
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Construction industry and civil engineering
Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Viral diseases (other than aids)