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Document ID (ISN)109424
CIS number 09-398
ISSN - Serial title 1886-6123 - Seguridad y Salud en el Trabajo
Year 2008
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Sousa Rodríguez E., Tanarro Gozalo C., Bernaola Alonso M., Tejedor Traspaderne J.N.
Title Chemical hazards: Simplified evaluation methods
Original title Riesgo químico: métodos simplificados de evaluación [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Dec. 2008, No.50, p.27-39. Illus. 12 ref.
Abstract This article presents simplified methods for evaluating the health hazards of chemicals that can be used in many occupational situations, or which can be used as an initial screening method for comparing exposure conditions in view of studying possible improvements. Contents: basic prevention principles; types of chemical hazard evaluation; simplified evaluation of chemical hazards; INRS method of simplified chemical hazard evaluation; advantages and disadvantages of simplified methods.
Descriptors (primary) dangerous substances; chemical products; risk factors; health hazards; hazard evaluation
Descriptors (secondary) public OSH institutions; description of technique; reliability; toxic substances
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceSpain
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Risk evaluation