|Document ID (ISN)||109284|
|ISSN - Serial title
|Convention or series no.
||Occupational hazards of work in cemeteries
||Risques professionnels liés au travail dans les cimetières [in French]|
||Sep. 2008, No.7, p.16-17. Illus.
||Working in cemeteries is often physically difficult and involves exposure to various hazards depending on the type of job. This article describes the occupational hazards encountered in this work environment. Topics addressed: chemical hazards (exposure to herbicides); physical workload; workers' well-being amenities; biological hazards (Lyme's disease, Weil's disease); psychosocial hazards.
||occupational accidents; occupational diseases; Belgium; funeral services; conditions of work; grave diggers; risk factors; outdoor work
||herbicides; trenching and excavating; welfare facilities; Lyme disease; collapse; physical workload; leptospirosis; psychology and sociology; infectious diseases
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Belgium|
||Commerce, services, offices
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
Bacterial and parasitic diseases